The Pope will use the lectern during his trip to the U.S.
Lincoln was a lightning rod—and Obama is too
They called him the Lincoln of Africa. It is little wonder that modern journalists would make such a connection
A 1,600-mi. train journey was the President’s last great contribution to the cause of unity
Was the 16th President the ultimate Organization Man?
See a clip from the HBO documentary 'Living With Lincoln'
He had a reputation as a country bumpkin, but he knew his grammar inside out
New historical research has uncovered a cheekier side to our 16th president
Lincoln mania has officially ended in the White House
Honest Abe on the day of his historic speech
Abraham Lincoln was, on balance, an astute judge of character, but now and then he made a mistake. Unfortunately, during the months that led to Gettysburg, those...
Almost 150 years after his death, Lincoln has never been more popular — especially for companies.
The 204th anniversary of the birth of Abraham Lincoln—16th President and Great Emancipator—is certainly worthy of celebration, and it looks like a lot of people...
Daniel Day-Lewis gives a towering performance as a President who could charm and cajole to pass crucial legislation
Steven Spielberg Talks with TIME’s Rick Stengel About Ambition, Compromise and What to Wear While Filming a President
RICK STENGEL: Abraham Lincoln is in many ways the most compelling figure in U.S. history, yet the popular culture around him in terms of movies has been pretty...
'Skyfall' and 'Lincoln' hit solid numbers, but far below 'The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2'
In the summer of 2011, the actress Sally Field began receiving text messages from Abraham Lincoln. “I’d hear that twinkle-twinkle on my phone, and he would have...
Last month at New York’s Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, I had the opportunity to see Abraham Lincoln’s draft of the Emancipation Proclamation,...
While scouring boxes hidden in the National Archives, historians have stumbled across a report from the first doctor to rush to Abraham Lincoln’s side as he lay...