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“It is a well known fact that Abraham Lincoln spent much of his spare time visiting wounded soldiers in Union Army hospitals. I've spent thirty years teaching history at Columbia and I don't think I've spent more than fifteen minutes in the freshman dorm. Are we the ones keeping Lincoln's memory alive? Or are we burying it?”


Eric Foner, Our Lincoln: New Perspectives on Lincoln and His World
tags: college, lincoln
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Our Lincoln: New Perspectives on Lincoln and His World Our Lincoln: New Perspectives on Lincoln and His World by Eric Foner
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