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Abraham Lincoln From the Ridiculous to the Sublime Term Paper

… Abraham Lincoln: From the Ridiculous to the Sublime

Abraham Lincoln has gone down in history as one of the most endearing presidents of the United States. He was Commander in Chief during the country's most trying times, when brother was pitted against brother, and the entire country was divided in civil war. Lincoln is probably best known for the Emancipation Proclamation, which freed African-Americans from slavery.

Lincoln was born February 12, 1809 in Hardin County, Kentucky, and once wrote that his parents were both born in Virginia, "of undistinguished families, second families, perhaps I should say" (Abraham). His family moved from Kentucky to Indiana when he was eight years old, and a couple of years later his mother died (Abraham). Of Indiana, Lincoln wrote, "it…. [read more]

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