The Moment of Crisis #4
Mar. 2, 1958
Mar. 2, 1958. Running time: 37:58. Thurman discusses Abraham Lincoln’s moment of crisis.  Lincoln had left politics and returned to practicing law.  He chose to return to a life of politics when the issue of the spread of slavery became a concern.  Thurman concludes by reading the Gettysburg Address and Lincoln’s Second Inaugural Address.
Associated Personal Entities:
Douglas, Stephen A. (Stephen Arnold), 1813-1861
Benet, Stephen Vincent, 1898-1943
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
Associated Subjects:
Missouri compromise
The Moment of Crisis (Series)
God (Christianity) -- Will
Slavery--United States