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2/6/2020

Lincoln’s Assassination and its Consequences

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library & Museum

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Prominent abolitionist Frederick Douglass gave a series of speeches in Illinois in the aftermath of President Lincoln’s assassination that ask timely questions about the direction the Nation will take into the Reconstruction Period. Many of those questions remain relevant decades later in a compelling presentation and discussion with historical reenactor Bob Davis. 

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