Category Archives: Gurley, Rev. Phineas D.

New York Avenue Church and Lincoln’s Emancipation Year

July 14, 1862 is a significant date for New York Avenue Presbyterian, the Lincoln family’s church in Washington.  One of the Lincoln artifacts that remains on permanent display at the church is a draft of an emancipation bill written by … Continue reading

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