Steven Spielberg’s movie Lincoln looks pretty amazing:
Abraham Lincoln has had thousands of books written about him. In fact, the Ford’s Theater Center for Education and Leadership has a stacked column of over 15,000 unique titles in their lobby:
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The Athenaeum owns over a hundred books on Lincoln, ten of which are from the 19th century, many of the classic works from the 2oth century, as well as the book the movie Lincoln is based on: Team of Rivals by Doris Kearns Goodwin.
Some of the actors from the movie were photographed in the style of The Civil War but in contemporary clothes. An interesting effect:
A series of these shots are available at Flavorwire, an intriguing mix of history and technology.