Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln and the Chaplain to the Slaves

posted on 03/09/2016
Published March 04, 2016 
When more than 40,000 escaped slaves took refuge in Washington in 1862, President Abraham Lincoln sought to provide them with food, shelter and medical care.
 
For their spiritual well-being, he turned to the Rev. Isaac Cross.
 

Raab Lincoln Document Featured Nationally

posted on 04/09/2015

Watch the Raab Collection's great Abraham Lincoln historical document featured on Fox and Friends for the anniversary of the effective end of the Civil War, the surrender of Robert E. Lee.

Video: President Lincoln Laments the Fall of His General

posted on 02/24/2015

The Raab Collection's latest acquisition, a rare, beautiful, evocative letter of President Abraham Lincoln, asserting his "authority" as Commander-in-Chief and lamenting the fall of a General who died at Fredericksburg.