Tag: 1865

Abraham Lincoln: Second Inaugural Address

Lincoln's Second Inaugural AddressLincoln's Second Inaugural Address

Lincoln’s second inaugural address is widely acknowledged as one of the most remarkable documents in American history. The London Spectator said of it, “We cannot read it without a renewed conviction that it is the noblest political document known to history, and should have for the nation and the statesmen he left behind him something

Looking Down Yosemite Valley, California, Albert Bierstadt (1865)

Looking Down Yosemite Valley, California, Albert Bierstadt (1865)

Looking Down Yosemite Valley, California Albert Bierstadt (1865) Looking Down Yosemite Valley, California, Albert Bierstadt (1865) In a time when few Americans In a time when few Americans had ventured west of the Mississippi, Looking Down Yosemite Valley, California offered a welcome view of one of the natural wonders on the far side of the

Scroll Up