"With malice toward none, with charity for all, with firmness in the right as God gives us to see the right, let us strive on to finish the work we are in, to bind up the nation's wounds, to care for him who shall have borne the battle and for his widow and his orphan, to do all which may achieve and cherish a just and lasting peace among ourselves and with all nations."
June 14, 2017 - 12 p.m. - Nance: The First Slave Freed by Abraham Lincoln - BROWN BAG LUNCH AND TALK BY CARL ADAMS. National Capitol Historical Society, Ketchum Hall, Veterans of Foreign Wars Building, 200 Maryland Avenue NE. No charge.
August 26, 2017 - Open Discussion: The Secession Crisis 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. - New York Presbyterian Church
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About the Lincoln Group of the District of Columbia

The Lincoln Group of the District of Columbia was organized in 1935. It is an active institution dedicated to the study of our 16th President.

Officers 2016-2018

John Elliff : President
David Kent: VP for Programs
John O"Brien: VP for Special Events
Karen Needles: VP for Education and Outreach
Wendy Swanson: Lincolnian Editor
Susan Dennis: Membership Secretary
Elizabeth Brownstein: Recording Secretary
Matt Perdoni: Treasurer

Organization's official documents

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Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other.