PANORAMA: Lincoln developed his landmark Emancipation Proclamation while staying in the cottage. Director Frank D. Milligan hopes that this room, with its large writing desk and mulitmedia components, will bring the story of emancipation to life.
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Seven-Year Restoration of Lincoln Refuge Finished Article | The grieving officer who had just lost his wife in a river accident found the president sitting alone in the twilight of an August evening, with one leg thrown over the arm of a chair, cooling himself with a palm fan.