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Abraham Lincoln
Ace of Clubs
16th President of the United States: 1861–1865

Oil on board
©1994 Tina Mion
From the collection of Shari Sage, Scottsdale, AZ


Abraham Lincoln was 6'4" (our tallest president) and the first to wear a beard. He was an unpretentious and kindhearted man who liked a good joke. He suffered severe bouts of mental depression, and he loved Edgar Allan Poe’s poem “The Raven.”

He held the nation together during its most difficult time.

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