Abraham Lincoln 1861
Having been a mere general store owner in 1832, Abraham Lincoln, became the President of the U.S. in 1861. He was a man of great charisma and intelligence, and, before entering the White House, he was a surveyor, a lawyer and was admitted to the bar.
Abraham Lincoln 1865
By April 15, 1865, Lincoln’s time as America’s 16th President was over. He had a tumultuous time at the White House, with some success but according to most, mainly failure, in the realm of American domestic and foreign policy at the time.