This picture shows Lincoln's signature becasue he was a part of many famous acts and laws. These include the Homestead act, The Transcontinental Railroad, The Morrill act, and the National Banking Act. These helped revolutionize the United States and give it what we now have today.
Abraham Lincoln was known as one of the greatest quoters ever. He gave many famous quote including, "Government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from the Earth." Meaning the government should always be for the people. Another quote is, "Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power." This quote is saying that all men can stand adversity but some men can get overtaken by power.
This picture show shows the Gettysburg address speech. The Gettysburg Address is one of the most important speeches in the history of the US. It talked about Slavery and how no one should ever be a slave. It also talked about how tons of people sacrificed their lives. It was the deadliest war in US history.
This picture shows two opposites agreeing. That is what Lincoln did in the US. The North wanted slaves and the south did not but he forced the South to realize that slaves were bad. The South didn't agree but the North won the war so the country would not be divided into two. Lincoln is a hero for doing this and not letting the country being divided today or for the future.
Claim: Abraham Lincoln is my hero. Evidence: Abraham Lincoln is a hero because he helped end slavery, saved a country from divisions and was one of the US's greatest presidents. Analysis: Abraham Lincoln is a hero because a hero means to have noble qualities or have courage. Lincoln shows this when he helped slaves have freedom because he could have been killed while helping. He also shows noble qualities because he saved a country from being divided.
Abraham Lincoln abolished slavery with the Emancipation Proclamation. It was issued on September 22, 1862. It declared that all slaves in the rebbellion should be forever free on January 1st 1863. Lincoln was a hero in ending slavery in the US.