Lincoln: The Constitution and the Civil War

Lincoln: the Constitution and the Civil War, a traveling exhibition for libraries, was organized by the National Constitution Center and the American Library Association Public Programs Office. The traveling exhibition has been made possible by a major grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities. Lincoln: the Constitution and the Civil War is based on an exhibition of the same name developed by the National Constitution Center.

President Abraham Lincoln, February 5, 1865.
Image Courtesy of Library of Congress; Prints & Photographs Division
This photograph was taken in Washington, D.C., on February 5, 1865, one month before Lincoln delivered his Second Inaugural Address.