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Abraham Lincoln                   VS.          Stephen A. Douglas

 

The following website was designed to educate readers about the series of the debates that took place in the state of Illinois between Abraham Lincoln and Stephen A. Douglas in their race for U.S. senator in 1958. 

The website includes:

-Background information on Abraham Lincoln and Stephen A. Douglas leading up to the debates.  

-An overview of the Lincoln-Douglas debates.

-Quotes, both those used in the debates, and those historians have stated while discussing the pivotal debates. 

-A few of the major implications coming from the Lincoln-Douglas debates.  

-A list of links related to the topic of the debates.


 

This website was created by

Stoye Young

mailto: syoung0@georgetowncollege.edu 

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