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Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial
Lincoln Bicentennial 1809-2009: Live the Legacy   http://lincoln200.gov  The Lincoln Bicentennial Commission site includes lesson plans and information about bicentennical programs across the USA.
Lincoln/Net   http://lincoln.lib.niu.edu The Abraham Lincoln Historical Digitization Project at Northern Illinois Univ. provides virtual access to books, manuscripts, images, and maps.  Lesson plans provide links to audio and video files chosen for classroom use.
Lincoln Home National Historic Site http://www.nps.gov/liho/index.htm  The National Park Service maintains this site about Lincoln and his home in Springfield, Ill.  Includes photographic tours, speeches (text), and lesson ideas.
For information on Lincoln as President:
Meet Amazing Americans:  U.S. Presidents:  Abraham Lincoln http://www.americaslibrary.gov/cgi-bin/page.cgi/aa/presidents/lincoln  Stories and facts about Lincoln from the Library of Congress' America's Story site.  SLJ recommends this site for grades 2-6. (SLJ feb. 08 p.50)



updated 20 Sept. 2010