Lincoln's Inaugural Address, 1861 | Student Handouts
 
Welcome to Student Handouts--www.studenthandouts.com! 100% free teaching materials for students in kindergarten through high school--lesson plans, worksheets, PowerPoints, outlines, interactive games, puzzles, and so much more!

 
Lincoln's Inaugural Address, 1861
16th President of the United States - Social Studies > United States Presidents > Abraham Lincoln
 
 
President Abraham Lincoln's First Inaugural Address (March 4, 1861)

Fellow citizens of the United States:

In compliance with a custom as old as the government itself, I appear before you to address you briefly, and to take, in your presence, the oath prescribed by the Constitution of the United States, to be taken by the President "before he enters on the execution of his office."

I do not consider it necessary, at present, for me to discuss those matters of administration about which there is no special anxiety, or excitement...
 
 
Lincoln's Inaugural Address, 1861 - Free to print (PDF file).
More Free Teaching Materials for K-12

Economic and Social Revolutions Essay Questions

Nullification Crisis Reading with Questions

Radical Reconstruction Essay Questions
 
 
Click here to print (PDF).
 
 
 
 
Civil War and Reconstruction Books and Films Civil War and Reconstruction Miscellany
   
Civil War and Reconstruction Image Galleries Civil War Outlines and Powerpoints
   
Civil War and Reconstruction Study Games Civil War and Reconstruction Worksheets