Abe Lincoln in Illinois


1945

Brief Synopsis

An adaptation of the play by Robert E. Sherwood about Abraham Lincoln's early political career as a "frontier lawyer" in Illinois, his life with Mary Todd, the Lincoln-Douglas debates of 1858, and his triumph in the election of 1860 that made him the sixteenth president and effectively brought on th

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Release Date
1945

Synopsis

An adaptation of the play by Robert E. Sherwood about Abraham Lincoln's early political career as a "frontier lawyer" in Illinois, his life with Mary Todd, the Lincoln-Douglas debates of 1858, and his triumph in the election of 1860 that made him the sixteenth president and effectively brought on the War Between the States.

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Release Date
1945

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