Birthplace of Abraham Lincoln, Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historical Park, Hodgenville, Kentucky - Built at the location of Lincoln's birth the solid marble, neoclassical monument houses the symbolic cabin of Lincoln's birth.
Log cabin at Knob Creek, Kentucky. Abraham Lincoln's boyhood home. He never forgot the time he fell in the swollen Knob Creek while playing on a foot log near his home. Had it not been for Austin Gollaher, a friend and school mate, Abraham would probably have drowned. Austin, with a keen sense of pioneer knowledge, grabbed a long tree limb from the bank and held it out like a strong arm to the struggling Lincoln. Abraham spoke of the incident after he became President