Leaders & Legacies of the Civil War Online
“The Better Angels of Our Nature”: Lincoln’s First Inaugural Address
Abraham Lincoln took office as the sixteenth President of the United States on March 4, 1861, and no president has ever come to office under more dire circumstances. As southern states declared themselves seceded from the Union, Lincoln knew he had to say the right things and strike the right tone in his inaugural address. Learn more about what he said and what it meant. Speaker: Todd Arrington, James A. Garfield NHS.
- Wednesday, March 10, 2021
- 12:00pm - 1:00pm
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