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CONTENTS SET THREE

Topic Sixty-two:  Readings to Learn about Abraham Lincoln while in Springfield Penny Hunt-a-Puzzle

Print Version of the Lincoln Penny Puzzle

 

The Lincoln Bicentennial of his birthday Penny Collection

1.

Abraham Lincoln's birthplace and cabin, Hodgenville, KY

 

2.

A young Abraham reading in Indiana

 

3.

Lincoln giving a speech outside of the State Capitol at Springfield

4.

The U.S. Capitol Building (unfinished) as it was when President-elect Lincoln arrived in Washington D.C.

5.

The top of the new penny, as repeated on all 2009 new versions

Old Penny Collection

1st Penny-- 1909

1943--the steel penny (WW II era)

Where did the Lincoln portrait come from as used on the penny?

   Photo by Alexander Gardner

Does it look familiar? 
Article #

Provided when going to articles

 

Found?

Y or N

 

Penny number & Location on Penny Pics

 

Write two facts or "new" things you read from the reading selection.  These should be "important" things as determined by your opinion.

 

 

    #2--Log  

 

 

 

 

 

  #4--word ONE  
 

 

 

  #1--Chimney  
 

 

 

  #6--Lincoln's beard  
 

 

 

  #3--Flag on top of the dome  
 

 

 

  #1--the word CENT  
 

 

 

  1909 Penny--the word AMERICA  
 

 

 

  Steel penny--Lincoln's hair  
 

 

 

  #1--door  
 

 

 

  Gardner portrait--Lincoln's nose  
 

 

 

  #2--book  
 

 

 

  #5--2009  
 

 

 

  Steel penny--1943  

 

 

 

 

 

  #4--left shorter dome of Capitol  

 

 

 

 

 

  1909 Penny--left wheat stock  

 

 

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