Before and after the war: The dramatic aging of Abraham Lincoln

Illustration for article titled Before and after the war: The dramatic aging of Abraham Lincoln

On the left, Abraham Lincoln in 1858 during his campaign for the Senate of Illinois, just three years before becoming President of the United States. On the right, President Lincoln in 1865, just before his assassination. It's only seven years, but it looks like two decades.

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Jesus Diaz

I just realized that the pre-war Lincoln looks like Keith Richards.