Abraham Lincoln Resources

Lithograph of the Emancipation Proclamation

Visit gilderlehrman.org to learn more about a lithograph of the Emancipation Proclamation designed by a 14-year-old Californian and signed by Abraham Lincoln. (GLC 00742) Make a donation to the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History here.

New Online Exhibition: Lincoln and the Emancipation Proclamation

Abraham Lincoln’s views on slavery and its abolition were clearly expressed in speeches and action throughout his political career. This online exhibition traces his evolution from antislavery advocate to emancipator. Click here to see the exhibition:http://www.gilderlehrman.org/collection/online/emancipation/index.html

New Podcast: Lincoln, Emancipation, and the Rights of Black Americans

Professor Eric Foner discusses Lincoln’s views on the future of emancipated slaves; colonization versus integration into American society. To hear this podcast, click here: http://gilderlehrman.org/wp/?p=122 

Lincoln Resources

To hear more of the lectures in our Lincoln series, see a calendar of Lincoln events and look at our full library of Lincoln resources, click here:http://www.gilderlehrman.org/institute/lincoln.html