Share 'lincoln's new salem state historic site' go back nearly two centuries in time as you walk the streets of reconstructed new salem, the village where abraham lincoln lived as a young man. I am so pleased to see that new salem is continuing to be the historic look into lincoln's years in this village i am the granddaughter of wc young and his wife lucy who lived at the park from 1933 to 1942. The new salem lincoln league invites you to come, step back into the 1830s visit the past explore the world of young abraham lincoln lincoln’s new salem state historic site is a reconstructed 1830s village, dedicated to the early life of the railsplitter president.
Lincoln's new salem state historic site, about 2 miles south of petersburg and about 20 miles northwest of springfield, is a reconstruction of the village where abraham lincoln spent his early adulthood.
The lincoln-rutledge relationship plays an important part in the growth of lincoln in seth grahame-smith's novel abraham lincoln, vampire hunter in it, macnamar is a vampire when he learns that rutledge has fallen in love with lincoln, he returns to new salem and kills her by infecting her. “lincoln’s respect for new salem women was demonstrated by his reaction when charlie reavis cursed around women shoppers lincoln demanded that reavis desist, saying he would not tolerate such language in his store when ladies were present,” wrote historian h donald winkler.
New salem illinois state historic site is the historically recreated townsite of abraham lincoln's 19th centuy frontier village in menard county (previously part of sangamon county), illinois during his 20s, in the 1830s, this was the homestead of the future us president. Many of mr lincoln’s ideas about friendship were formed in new salem and the black hawk war in 1832 1 george m harrison served with mr lincoln in the black hawk war in 1832 and returned to sangamon with him by canoe and on foot.
Lincoln's new salem state historic site is a reconstruction of the former village of new salem in menard county, illinois, where abraham lincoln lived from 1831 to 1837 while in his twenties,. Lincoln's new salem nps photo in 1831, abraham lincoln was a young man of 22 when he and a couple of companions floated down the sangamon river in a flatboat on their way to new orleans.