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Historians To Recreate Lincoln's Flatboat Journey
Updated May 5, 2013 12:04 AM | Filed under: Network Indiana
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(ROCKPORT) - History experts plan to recreate Abraham Lincoln's 1828 flatboat journey from Southern Indiana to New Orleans.

The flatboat to be used in the journey is scheduled to arrive in Rockport, Indiana, this week for refitting.

Unlike Lincoln's boat, this one will have twin outboard motors.



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