snopes.com: Abraham Lincoln and Failure
Feb 11, 2009 . Did Abraham Lincoln endure an steady stream of failure and defeat before . He spent the next 17 years of his life paying off this debt.
Abraham Lincoln on the Debt Ceiling Crisis - NYTimes.com
Jul 25, 2011 . Under all these circumstances, do you really feel yourselves justified to break up this Government unless such a court decision as yours is, .
Historical Error 3: Abraham Lincoln Promoted Debt-Free Paper ...
Popularly called "Greenbacks," these federal dollars were first issued by President Lincoln when he was faced with usurious interest rates in the 1860s. Lincoln .
Abraham Lincoln and John F. Kennedy
Lincoln was horrified and went away greatly distressed, for he was a man of principle and would not think of plunging his beloved country into a debt that the .
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Abraham Lincoln on the Debt | Power Line
Aug 2, 2011 . But this one by John Long, titled Address on the Public Debt by Abraham Lincoln, we thought was the most creative essay we received. Lincoln .
Abraham Lincoln's Letter To Brother Asking For Money | Frugal Dad
Jan 29, 2008 . One of the great examples is Abraham Lincoln's letter to his . you go to work for the best money wages, or in discharge of any debt you owe, .
The History Place presents Abraham Lincoln
1833 - The new store fails, leaving Abe badly in debt. Lincoln is then appointed Postmaster of New Salem. In autumn, Lincoln is appointed Deputy County .
Web of Debt - REVIVE LINCOLN'S MONETARY POLICY: AN OPEN ...
Apr 8, 2009 . For you to finish the work Lincoln started would be a poetic triumph no American . The government was submerged in a debt that has grown .
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The United States National Debt -- 233 years in the making
National Debt 1801-1850 In 1835 it had been fully paid off, for the first and only time in American history. Abraham Lincoln, Sixteenth President, 1861-1865, .
The Papers of Abraham Lincoln: Narrative Overview of the Law ...
Like many of his colleagues at the bar, Lincoln was a general practice attorney and represented clients in a variety of civil and criminal actions including debt, .
Archives: Beloit's Debt to Abe Lincoln
The debt Beloit College owes to Abraham Lincoln has received relatively little attention. Here the College Archivist, a graduate of Beloit College in 1939, gives .
Honest Abe: don't take on unnecessary debt - Mind Your Decisions
Jun 21, 2011 . Honest Abe: don't take on unnecessary debt. Abraham Lincoln is such a revered individual, a self-made man who is now considered one of .
Bureau of the Public Debt: The 19th Century
Oct 8, 2008 . Abraham Lincoln, 1864, Speech at Great Central Sanitary Fair, Philadelphia, PA. Public debt in 1860 totaled $64.8 million (the annual budget .