History Quiz / Events of Abraham Lincoln

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Wins election to first term in Illinois House of Representatives
Takes oath of office as president for a second term
Makes first public declaration against slavery
Takes oath of office as sixteenth president of the U.S
Wins election to fourth term in the Illinois House of Representatives
Delivers stirring 'lost speech' as a Republican in Bloomington, Illinois
Ends first and only term in U.S. House of Representatives
Presents 'Spot Resolutions' in U.S. House of Representatives
Delivers famous anti-Nebraska Act speech in Peoria, Illinois
Wins election to Congress as Whig Party representative
Gives famous Cooper Union speech in New York City
Delivers speech on 'Perpetuation of Our Political Institutions'
Wins re-election as president, defeating Democrat George McClellan
Gives first published speech in Illinois legislature
Dies an assassination victim at 7:22 a.m., ending presidential term
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