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Abraham Lincoln was heavily embalmed and still appeared intact after a few decades, though his face was a deep copper color.

Jean Baptiste Marie Vianney (May 1786 – August was a French parish priest who became a Catholic saint and the patron saint of parish priests.

Edgar Allan Poe poses with Abraham Lincoln in Mathew Brady's Washington, D.C. studio [February 4th, 1849]

FAKE: Edgar Allan Poe poses with Abraham Lincoln in Mathew Brady’s Washington, D. studio- February NOPE, this is a fake photo created for the book Abraham Lincoln vampire hunter.

Rarely seen photo of Lincoln (possibly by Preston Butler) made in May 1860, just after Lincoln clinched the nomination.

Here´s another, rarely seen photo of Lincoln (possibly by Preston Butler) made in May just after Lincoln clinched the nomination. From Pin Board lincoln was great.

Civil War Fact: At Cold Harbor, Va., 7,000 Americans fell in 20 minutes.

Boots On The Ground" - Civil War Fact: At Cold Harbor, Va., Americans fell in 20 minutes.

Matilda "Tillie" Pierce Alleman was 15 at the time of the Battle of Gettysburg. Her memoir "At Gettysburg, Or What A Girl Saw And Heard Of The Battle" is one of the best-known accounts of a civilian's experience of a Civil War battle.

Matilda "Tillie" Pierce Alleman was 15 at the time of the Battle of Gettysburg. Her memoir "At Gettysburg, Or What A Girl Saw And Heard Of The Battle" is one of the best-known accounts of a civilian's experience of a Civil War battle.

Blood stains on the chair from Ford's Theatre State Box which Lincoln was sitting in while assassinated by the scoundrel, J. Wilkes Booth on April 14, 1865.  *s*

Lincoln's Chair from Ford's Theater, Henry Ford Museum, Dearborn, Michigan. A Sacred Relic as far as I'm concerned (along with the bed he died in and his pillow across the street from Ford theater in DC.

Last picture of the Lincolns?  Last picture?  Never seen this before.  With Booth?

This is not a real portrait of Abe and Mary Todd Lincoln sitting in the Ford Theater balcony with Booth hiding behind the drapery. It is actually a photo of waxed figures in the Abraham Lincoln Museum in Springfield IL.

Abraham Lincoln's grand daughter's. Robert Lincoln's daughters, Mary and Jessie Harlan Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln's grand daughters - Robert Lincoln's daughters, Mary Lincoln and Jessie Harlan Lincoln

Telegram from Abraham Lincoln to Lt. Gen. Ulysses Grant at City Point, Virginia urging him to "hold on with a bulldog grip."

Telegram from Abraham Lincoln to Lt. Ulysses Grant at City Point, Virginia urging him to "hold on with a bulldog grip.

betrayed by the husband of the woman hiding her, this little girl was murdered along with her sister in auschwitz-birkenau

Eva Munzer: Betrayed by the husband of the woman hiding her, she was murdered along with her little sister Leana in Auschwitz-Birkenau. Photo from Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau

Robert Lincoln-the only child of Ab & Mary Lincoln that lived to adulthood & died late into his older years. Joseph Gordon-levitt plays him in the new film, Lincoln.

Dapper, dashing photograph of young Robert Lincoln, oldest son of Abraham and Mary. Looks a bit like Leonardo DiCaprio

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