Did Abraham Lincoln Have Ataxia?

Abraham Lincoln

Recent research suggests that the U.S. President may have suffered from this mysterious neurological disease.  For nearly twenty years, people who have a kinship to Abraham Lincoln have been gathering for reunions in Indiana, Iowa, and Kentucky – and medical researchers have been there along with them.The last known photo taken of Abraham Lincoln before…

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Abraham Lincoln’s Funeral Car

President Lincoln's Funeral Car in Alexandria, Virginia

For the past fifteen years, I’ve often heard from researchers and TV documentarians who want to know something about the railroad car in which Abraham Lincoln’s body traveled to its final resting place following his assassination in 1865. These people find me because I wrote an article about the car during the 1990s. Apparently too little…

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