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David Rubenstein Magna Carta

Billionaire's Rare Lincoln Document Going On View

Posted 12.22.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- There's a few short days to see the original Emancipation Proclamation, going on view at the National Archives for its 150th anniversary...

Lincoln's Signature

Howard Kissel | Posted 04.03.2012 | Arts
Howard Kissel

How much can a piece of paper be worth? Quite a lot, if it has Abraham Lincoln's signature on it. The actual value of the over-sized sheet of paper that went on display Wednesday at the New-York Historical Society has not been disclosed.

PHOTOS: National Archives To Unveil Magna Carta After Repairs

AP | BRETT ZONGKER | Posted 04.03.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON — A 715-year old copy of Magna Carta will soon return to public view at the National Archives after a conservation effort removed old...