Read the words of Abraham Lincoln and other pioneers about the lives that they led on the frontier.
Abraham Lincoln was very much a product of his environment. Learn about the places that played such an important part in his growth and development.
Did You Know?
In 1868, a Civil War veteran named William Q. Corbin visited the boyhood home of his former commander-in-chief. Corbin was dismayed by the unkempt appearance of Nancy Hanks Lincoln’s gravesite and wrote a poem. It was among the first known public accounts of the grave’s condition.