Hi my name is Abraham Lincoln, i was the 16th president
I'm on my way to school, I have to walk miles to get there and back.
We need to stop fighting over all of this!
His full name is Abraham Lincoln and his nickname was Abe. He was the 16th president, he was in office for 4 years. He was in the Republican Party, In 1860 he got 180 electoral votes.
The civil War now begins!
Abraham Lincoln basically taught himself everything he knew except for the estimated total of 18 months that he walked back and forth to school and back home, which was miles at a time. Before he was president he was a congressman from the state of Illinois and he was a lawyer.
We are going to use the blockades to block the south's ports, inlets, bays...etc
One of the many quotes from Abraham Lincoln is " A house divided against itself cannot stand" this means the country can't stay divided , half slave states(south) and the other half free states (north), he said this during the civil war.
FUN FACTS! YAY!
On April 12, 1861, the Civil War began when Confederate forces fired on U.S. troops at Fort Stumter. The war would completely consume Lincoln's administration. so Abraham Lincoln shouldered the giant task of bringing the rebel states back into the national family and preserving the Union.
Abraham Lincoln's military strategy rested upon a effective blockade of the south's 3,500 miles of shoreline, including a dozen major ports and nearly 200 inlets, bays, and navigable rivers. The issue of the blockades effectiveness became the major foreign policy question in the first few years of the war.
Some fun facts about Abraham Lincoln is that he practiced law without a degree, his dogs name was Fido, and Lincoln's mother was killed by poisoned milk.