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Congress of Racial Equality leader Scott Smith, second from left, and Parent Committee President Rose Simpson, second from right, seek permission from Chicago police Capt. William McCann, right, to hold a prayer meeting at a mobile school site at 73rd Street and Lowe Avenue on Aug, 16, 1963. McCann told them they would need a permit from the board of education," and when none was issued, they held a kneel-in anyway.


Irene Sorenson, a lunchroom supervisor for the Chicago Board of Education, serves coffee to demonstrators at the mobile classroom site on the South Side on Aug. 16, 1963. Police permitted the group to cross the barriers.


Paul Pogba playing in a pre-season friendly against Singapore


"[T]he great Searcher of human hearts is my witness, that I have no wish, which aspires beyond the humble and happy lot of living and dying a private citizen on my own farm."
"We may safely rely on the disposition of the State legislatures to erect barriers against the encroachments of the national authority."
"I should esteem it the extreme of imprudence to prolong the precarious state of our national affairs, and to expose the union to the jeopardy of successive experiments, in the chimerical pursuit of a perfect plan. I never expect to see a perfect work from imperfect man."
"I never expect to see a perfect work from imperfect man."
"It must be observed that our revenues are raised almost wholly on imported goods."

Deposition of Christian Goodman in Lincolns hand


Endorsed reply by Lincoln on A.L.S., Aug 16, 1861, from Major General George B. McClellan.


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