Learning Lincoln On-line

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

CONTENTS SET B:  The Lincolns at New Salem & His Careers

Topic Seven: Lincoln's Careers Before President & Topic Four:  Lincolns and Pioneer Life (See Links Below)

Go to the Lincoln at Springfield Picture Puzzle for More Information

INTRODUCTION TO LINCOLN'S NEW SALEM LIFE


The first known photo of Abraham Lincoln, about 1846

 

READ THE ONLINE CHAPTER BOOK BY DR. JAMES BALDWIN  ABOUT THE EARLY YEARS OF ABRAHAM FROM HIS BIRTH THROUGH THE SPRINGFIELD LAW CAREER

HOT LIST OF LINCOLN AT "NEW SALEM AND SPRINGFIELD" RESOURCES

CLICK HERE FOR THE "LINCOLN AT NEW SALEM"
ONLINE PUZZLE

*CLICK HERE  for Chapter Nine
Click HERE for the Farming Planning Page
Go
HERE  for the "Living with Thomas Lincoln Activity"

 


POSTMASTER-- 1833,
NEW SALEM


Lincoln the Postmaster, while at New Salem
by Lloyd Ostendorf
 

CLICK HERE to go to Lincoln Careers Teachers' Guide Page

Gutzon Borglum's Bust of Abraham Lincoln at the Lincoln Tomb,  Springfield.  Hundreds of fieldtrips by kids are made there annually

 

RIVER BOAT  OPERATOR-- 1828 & 1831 

INDIANA & NEW SALEM


Abe on the Flatboat to New Orleans
from Abraham Lincoln: the Boy and the Man,
by Lloyd Ostendorf
 
*Click HERE for Chapter Six

 

STORE CLERK/OWNER--1833-35,
NEW SALEM


New Salem: Lincoln-Berry Store
Photo by Howard Taylor

Click  HERE for Chapter Seven
---(Also in Chapter Nine)


CLICK HERE for a description of a
pioneer general store

 

SURVEYOR-- 1833,
NEW SALEM


Lincoln the Surveyor, while at New Salem
bronze sculpture at New Salem

                      

MILITARY CAPTAIN & PRIVATE-- 1832 

NEW SALEM

Lincoln the Militia Captain by Lloyd Ostendorf

*CLICK  HERE  for Chapter Eight


INVENTOR

BUOYING VESSELS OVER SHOALS

*CLICK HERE to read about Abe's Invention)---Click Here for History Place Article on Abe's Invention


RAIL SPLITTING
KENTUCKY, INDIANA, ILLINOIS


Abe Splitting Rails
from Abraham Lincoln: the Boy and the Man,  by Lloyd Ostendorf

*Click HERE(Also in Chapter Seven)

---Railsplitting Demo byB.F. McClerren

 

CLICK HERE THE LINCOLN INSTITUTE PRESENTS:
LINCOLN'S FRIENDS:  NEW SALEM YEARS

 

CLICK HERE FOR WORLD-WIDE SCHOOL
Lincoln: The Boys' Life of Abraham Lincoln
Online Chapter Book

 

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Lincoln Springfield Years Timeline

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