History Stories
CATEGORY: Mother's Day
The Two Mothers Who Molded Lincoln
May 9, 2014

As Mother’s Day approaches, find out more about the biological mother and stepmother who set Abraham Lincoln on the pathway to the presidency. Read More

Why the Founder of Mother’s Day Turned Against It
May 10, 2013

Anna Jarvis, who founded Mother's Day in 1908, passionately opposed its growing commercialization and eventually campaigned against the holiday. Read More