abraham lincoln

Abraham Lincoln’s Visits To Buffalo – Dale’s Daily Data
Abraham Lincoln funeral train on its journey to Springfield, Illinois (Getty Images)Interesting to look thru the history of Buffalo and find that President Lincoln made two stops in the Queen City.  The first was sort of a victory tour after he was elected in 1860.  He traveled by train from Springf…
American Civil War Begins 1861 – Dale’s Daily Data
Today marks the 150th anniversary of the start of the bloodiest four years in American history.  When the American Civil War ended with the Confederate surrender at Appomattox courthouse in 1865, a combined 620,000 Americans had been killed.  It’s hard to believe but that number is nearly as many Am…