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    Lock of Abraham Lincoln’s Hair in Gold Locket at Heritage Auctions

    Heritage Auctions’ Civil War & Militaria auction, which will be held on December 8 in Dallas, Texas will offer one more memorabilia related to Abraham Lincoln, the 16th President of the United States. After Abraham Lincoln’s Emancipation Letter offered in October at Heritage’s auction of historical manuscripts, this time it’s about even more personal memorabilia […] More

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    Abraham Lincoln’s Emancipation Letter Expected to Fetch $150,000 at Heritage’s Auction

    Abraham Lincoln, the 16th President of the United States, serving from March 1861 until his tragic assassination in April 1865, remains remembered among other things, as one of America’s greatest heroes, who has strongly defended his views on the injustice of slavery. On April 16, 1862, President Abraham Lincoln signed the Compensated Emancipation Act, granting […] More

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    The Opera Glasses Owned by Abraham Lincoln Go Up for Auction

    The Opera Glasses owned and held by Abraham Lincoln at the hour of his assassination on 14 April 1865 at Ford’s Theatre in Washington D.C. are going under auction next week. Los Angeles-based auctioneer Nate D. Sanders estimated that they might fetch $500,000 to $700,000. Lincoln carried the opera glasses to a showing of the play Our […] More