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9 Obligations American Citizens Are Bound to Uphold


A good constitution is the greatest blessing which a society can enjoy.” – James Wilson – signer of the Declaration of Independence

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Lincoln’s Phantom Ghost Train: Night Switchman Describes Eyewitness Account in 1872

Lincoln’s funeral train, The Lincoln Special, was designated as the official presidential mode of transportation much like Air Force One represents today. The U.S. Military Railroads built the car and delivered it to the president in early 1865. Tragically, Lincoln never rode in it until his death.

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