Abraham Lincoln Portrait & Emancipation Proclamation

The following print of the Emancipation Proclamation is done as a calligraphic portrait of Abraham Lincoln. The words of the Emancipation Proclamation are done in such a way that they form the face of Lincoln. The Emancipation Proclamation was issued on January 1, 1863. * Originally published: December 19, 2016.

By | 2018-03-12T07:35:51+00:00 March 12th, 2018|Categories: Historical Document, Library|0 Comments

Wentworth Cheswell Documents

Wentworth Cheswell (sometimes Chiswell or Cheswill), from New Hampshire, held some position in local government for half a century, holding a position every year from 1768 until 1817. Below are documents from the WallBuilders library signed by Cheswell during the twelve years he served as Justice of the Peace. Wentworth Cheswell Document from 1812 Wentworth [...]

By | 2018-04-24T13:44:11+00:00 March 2nd, 2018|Categories: Historical Document, Library|0 Comments

Presidents’ Resources

Many heroes and topics were discussed on the February 19, 2018 TBN show "America's Hidden History" with David and Tim Barton. (The complete episode can be viewed here.) Below are some helpful resources to find out more! (Right click on the images for larger versions to download.) George Washington Isaac Potts Witnesses the Prayer at [...]

By | 2018-03-15T14:24:08+00:00 February 27th, 2018|Categories: Library, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Black History Resources

Many heroes and topics were discussed on the February 2, 2018 TBN show "America's Hidden History" with David Barton, Tim Barton, and Bishop Jim Lowe. (You can watch the entire episode on TBN here.) Below are some helpful resources to find out more! (Right click on the images for larger versions to download.) Misc. People [...]

By | 2018-06-01T14:26:52+00:00 February 12th, 2018|Categories: Library, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Sermon – Fire – 1840

This sermon was preached by Rev. William M. Rogers in 1840 after the loss of the ships Harold and Lexington. A SERMON OCCASIONED BY THE LOSS OF THE HAROLD AND THE LEXINGTON, DELIVERED AT THE ODEON, January 26, 1840. By WILLIAM M. ROGERS, PASTOR OF THE FRANKLIN STREET CHURCH. Rev. William M. Rogers, Dear Sir, [...]

By | 2018-02-20T11:19:17+00:00 February 2nd, 2018|Categories: Historical Sermons, Library|0 Comments

Sermon – New Year – 1861/ 1862

These two sermons were preached by George L. Prentiss in 1861 and 1862 on the new year. Some of the Providential Lessons of 1861. How to Meet the Events of 1862. TWO DISCOURSES, Preached December 29th, 1861, and January 5th, 1862, By REV. GEORGE L. PRENTISS, D.D. SERMON. PREACHED ON SUNDAY AFTERNOON, DECEMBER 29TH, 1861. [...]

By | 2018-01-25T11:16:25+00:00 January 25th, 2018|Categories: Historical Sermons, Library|0 Comments

Sermon – New Year – 1799

David McClure (1748-1820) graduated from Yale in 1769. Though he taught for a time, he was ordained in 1772 and was a missionary to the Delaware Indians for sixteen months shortly after his ordination. McClure was the pastor to a Congregational church at North Hampton (1776-1785) and later a church in East Windsor, CT (1786-1820). [...]

By | 2018-01-11T10:29:26+00:00 December 30th, 2017|Categories: Historical Sermons, Library|0 Comments

Christmas Prayer from Lunar Orbit

The astronauts of Apollo 8 (the first manned mission to the moon) entered orbit around the moon on Christmas Eve, 1968. While circling the moon, the three astronauts hosted a live telecast in which all three read from Genesis 1 and then Frank Borman delivered a special Christmas greeting. WallBuilders Collection includes a document signed [...]

By | 2017-12-29T11:08:42+00:00 December 29th, 2017|Categories: Historical Document, Library|0 Comments

Official White House Christmas Ornaments

1985 - Silhouettes of Dolley Payne Madison & President James Madison 1986 Ornament 1987 Ornament 1988 - Reads: The Children of President Jackson's family request you to join them on Christmas Day at four o'clock P.M., in a frolic in the East Room. * Originally published: Dec. 15, 2016. fiogf49gjkf05

By | 2017-12-29T11:08:49+00:00 December 23rd, 2017|Categories: Historical Document, Library|0 Comments

Sermon – Christmas – 1844

Christmas in Early America In America's early years, the celebration of Christmas was a subject of heated debate among Christians, and the lines between the opposing views were drawn largely according to church affiliation. Those from the High Church (e.g., Anglicans, Catholics, Episcopalians, etc., which practiced a more formal tradition of worship), tended to support [...]

By | 2017-12-29T11:08:55+00:00 December 22nd, 2017|Categories: Historical Sermons, Library|0 Comments