Abraham Lincoln Theme-Poster Set

This illustrated poster collection focuses on Abraham Lincoln by displaying historical articles and images from the time of his life and death. The illustrations and cartoons are reproduced exactly as they appeared in Harper’s Weekly Magazine and Frank Leslie’s Illustrated with their original captions and size. Each poster is paired with an article from the publication, which details the historical importance and impact. These illustrated collections have been proven in the classroom to arouse students’ interest and increase their historical insight through use of this intriguing media form. 4 illustrated posters with 4 original newspaper articles: * Portrait of Abraham Lincoln, president-elect, with scenes and incidents in his life * The inauguration of Abraham Lincoln as President of the United States at the Capitol, March 4, 1861 * The second inauguration of Abraham in front of the Capitol, March 4, 1865 * Funeral honors to President Lincoln, New York City, April 25, 1865

Product type: Photo / Poster Collection
ISBN: 978-1-5669-6227-8
Copyright: 2001
Reading Level: Grades 6-12+
Interest Level: Grades 6-12+
Dimensions: 17" x 22"