ERIC Number: ED354211
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: N/A
Lincoln Era Essay Contest: Seventh Annual Winners, 1988.
Cagle, William, Ed.
The seventh annual Lincoln Era Essay Contest's theme was "Lincoln and the Elections of 1860 and 1864." The contest was open to students in grades 6 through 12 throughout the state of Indiana. This booklet includes all the winning essays. The junior high/middle school essays include: "Abraham Lincoln Journals for the 1860 and 1864 Elections" (C. Berman); "The Hearts of the Delegates Are with Us" (M. Brady); "Lincoln: His Later Years" (T. L. Hoyte); "President Lincoln and the 1860 and 1864 Elections" (J. Miller); "President Lincoln and the 1860 and 1864 Elections" (J. Myers); "The Union is Perpetual" (L. K. Rudenko); "The Election of the Leader" (K. Ruse); "The Presidential Election of 1860 in Indiana" (L. Weinstein); and "President Lincoln and the 1860 and 1864 Elections" (S. Westlund). The senior high essays include: "Lincoln and the Election of 1860" (J. Kennedy); "Abraham Lincoln and the Election of 1860" (J. A. Maude); "Lincoln and the 1860 Election" (J. S. Nelson); "Abraham Lincoln: Westerner To President" (J. A. Rechtin); and "Lincoln's Road to the Presidency: 1858 To 1860" (E. Smietana). (LBG)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Students; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Indiana Univ., Bloomington. Social Studies Development Center.; Indiana Univ., Bloomington. Lilly Library.