February 17

Thomas Jefferson is elected President

February 17, 1801

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Presidents' Day observed (USA)

February 17, 1880

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  • Student Resource / Art & Culture
    Launchpad: Picturing Lincoln

    Study Gardner's Abraham Lincoln, February 5, 1865, and fill out The National Archives Photo Analysis Worksheet. Use the worksheet questions and the students' answers as a framework for a class discussion about the art. Encourage them to notice details that will help them understand Lincoln.