Learning Lincoln On-line

Topic Sets to Study Abraham Lincoln His Life and Before the Civil War

CONTENTS SET B:  PARLOR PUZZLE

Topic 14:  The Lincolns at Springfield & His Family Life

 Click here to go the "Circuit Rider" Links

VISIT THE LINCOLNS IN THEIR PARLOR

POLITICAL, FAMILY AND SOCIAL EVENTS FOR THE

 

Home to four boys, parents and Fido, the family dog  Mother Mary Todd, made this parlor "off limits" to the boys' playing and especially Fido's presence.  Father Abraham was more lenient.

CLICK THE OBJECTS IN THE PARLOR PHOTO BELOW

TO READ FACTS ABOUT ABRAHAM LINCOLN AND HIS FAMILY FROM HIS YEARS IN THE SPRINGFIELD YEARS, VISIT THE NPS WEBSITE FOR THE LINCOLN HOME AT NPS LINCOLN'S HOME, SPRINGFIELD http://www.nps.gov/liho/historyculture/springfield1.htm

Rocking chair         Left window         Stair Railing      

Right window         Large mirror       

      Mantle             Corner shelf           Wallpaper      

Lincoln Head on right shelf     

Rug in front of fireplace     

Photo from the National Park Service Lincoln Home Memorial, Springfield

FOR GENERAL INFORMATION, CLICK THE "CIRCUIT RIDER SCULPTURE"    FOR THE LINCOLN SPRINGFIELD YEARS TIMELINE EVENT

Click Here to view all the sculptures within Lincoln's Tomb at Springfield

Events are classified as Personal, Professional, or Political

Click Here to read Ch. 9 of the Life of Abraham Lincoln-- Start in Politics by Henry Ketcham