Abraham Lincoln

Presidents Day — “Right Makes Might”

We seem to be having a Lincoln moment right now so why not recall the time that presidential hopeful Abraham Lincoln cruised through Providence the day following his famous Cooper Union speech. (He was still campaigning for the republican nomination at the time.) Horace Greeley’s New York Tribune hailed it as “one of the most

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Happy Birthday, Mr. President

This year marks the 200th birthday of our second-favorite president ever, Abe Lincoln, and Lil’ Rhody will be partying like it’s 2009 at a bunch of events from the Rhode Island Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Commission (small state, big titles). But the best is the signing of President Lincoln’s birthday card, which is actually a ginormous

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