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Abe Lincoln’s smallpox story has been told before

“Doctors say Lincoln had severe smallpox when he delivered Gettysburg Address,” the headline on the AP story read. That seemed like old news. I checked and it was. Gettysburg physician Bradley R. Hoch explored Lincoln’s illness in his “The Lincoln … Continue reading

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