To one randomly selected winner, we’re giving away a free copy of Lincoln As I Knew Him. This book collects interviews and anecdotes from the people who actually knew Lincoln, up close and personal.
To enter this contest, email your answers to katie [at] algonquin [dot] com. Also, leave a comment here, telling us your favorite Abe Lincoln factoid! We’ll announce the winners next Friday. Best of luck!
1. What was the name of Lincoln’s First Dog, and how did he die?
2. Who was Lincoln’s closest personal friend?
3. How many children did Lincoln have? And who was the only child to survive to adulthood?
4. How tall was Lincoln? (Bonus Points: Who was our shortest President?)
5. Where did Lincoln graduate from college?