New 'Abe app' launched on his 204th birthday

Published On: Feb 14 2013 10:36:15 AM EST

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"With malice toward none, with charity for all, with firmness in the right as God gives us to see the right, let us strive on to finish the work we are in, to bind up the nation's wounds, to care for him who shall have borne the battle and for his widow and his orphan, to do all which may achieve and cherish a just and lasting peace among ourselves and with all nations."

-Abraham Lincoln, March 4, 1865


The new "Abe App" was launched on February 12 to celebrate his 204th birthday.

The smartphone application allows people to explore Lincoln facts, answer quiz questions, look at pictures of the presidential museum and more.

You can get an Abe Fact of the day and even hear the sound of his office clock.

The app is available for free on all smartphones.


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