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Mister Lincoln

Written by Herbert Mitgang; produced by David Susskind; Directed by Gordon Rigsby. Approximate date: 1980


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Program
Mister Lincoln
Program Description

Dramatic, one man performance of Roy Doltrice as Abraham Lincoln, staged at Ford’s Theatre in Washington, DC. The Lincoln character reflects on the Civil War and provides a stirring reading of the Gettysburg Address. Copyright, Time-Life Productions, Inc; 1980.

Duration

01:24:43

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Performance for a Live Audience
Topics
Theater
Citation
Chicago: “Mister Lincoln,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 6, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_BB3A9DE7FEC941A5A67F837D7D4BC084.
MLA: “Mister Lincoln.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 6, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_BB3A9DE7FEC941A5A67F837D7D4BC084>.
APA: Mister Lincoln. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_BB3A9DE7FEC941A5A67F837D7D4BC084
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