Abraham Lincoln

Portrait of Abraham Lincoln

Lincoln's Agricultural Legacy
USDA. ARS. National Agricultural Library.
Summarizes Abraham Lincoln's agricultural legacy.

Lincoln's Milwaukee Speech
USDA. ARS. National Agricultural Library.
Presents the text of Abraham Lincoln's only extended public address on agriculture.

Washington, Jefferson, Lincoln, and Agriculture
USDA. ARS. National Agricultural Library.
Compiles past president's observations on agriculture collected for the 75th anniversary of the USDA.

Lincoln's Attitude Toward Farm Problems
USDA. ARS. National Agricultural Library.
Contextualizes Abraham Lincoln's legislation in terms of the problems he experienced as a child on a pioneer farm.

Lincoln and Agriculture
USDA. ARS. National Agricultural Library.
Illustrates how agricultural failures of Abraham Lincoln's father influenced his views on agriculture and the education of farmers.

Lincoln and Agriculture
Cornell University.
Analyzes Abraham Lincoln's early exposure to agriculture on a pioneer farm and how his early travels influenced his thoughts on modernizing agriculture through education, the development of new farm technologies, and the utilization of railroads.