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Abe Lincoln in Illinois

Covers the period from Lincoln's early years as a Kentucky woodsman until his election to the Presidency in 1860. Included are his first love, his marriage, the Illinois law practice and his debates with Stephen Douglas.

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  • Genre(s): Biography, Drama, History
  • Release Date: 04/19/1940
  • Run Time: 110 minutes
  • Director(s): John Cromwell
  • Writers: Robert E. Sherwood, Robert E. Sherwood
  • Stars: Raymond Massey, Gene Lockhart, Ruth Gordon
  • Cast: Raymond Massey, Gene Lockhart, Ruth Gordon, Mary Howard, Minor Watson, Alan Baxter, Harvey Stephens, Howard Da Silva, Dorothy Tree, Aldrich Bowker, Maurice Murphy, Louis Jean Heydt, Clem Bevans, Harlan Briggs, Herbert Rudley
  • Studios: Max Gordon Plays & Pictures Corporation


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