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Lincoln “Right Makes Might” Speech

Lincoln “Right Makes Might” Speech

Lincoln “Right Makes Might” Speech

Washington, DC
Sunday, September 12, 2010

In 1859, Abraham Lincoln was invited to deliver a speech at Cooper Union in New York City. Lincoln’s “right makes might” speech became a turning point in his political career. The Cooper Union commemorated his historic speech on the same day and same spot in which he delivered his address.

Updated: Friday, November 26, 2010 at 6:10pm (ET)

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