Lincoln's Indispensable Man
Author Walter Stahr spoke at the Kansas City Public Library about Abraham Lincoln’s former presidential rival, William Henry Seward, who eventually became Lincoln’s Secretary of State and closest adviser.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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