The White House
It is not well known that Abraham Lincoln was very
parapsychology and seances in his later years. Another person
House was fond of seances as well, Eleanor Roosevelt. She has
have become friends with Abraham Lincoln through her many
Harry Truman once wrote about the
in the White House were very
disturbed at seeing what they thought was Lincoln's ghost. On
Truman was trying to work, but was repeatedly disturbed by
at his office door. He commented to a friend "I think it must
Lincoln's ghost walking down the hall."
When a reporter asked Roslyn Carter
the Lincoln ghost, she refused
to comment. But, when Jacqueline Kennedy was asked she stated
Lincoln's presence many times, and "took great comfort in it".
Lincoln's son Willie has also
seen in the Grant and Taft
administrations. He died in the White House when Lincoln was
Many speculate that Lincoln's
stays on in the White House
because of the trauma he indured while in office. Others feel
in times of crisis in America.
Ghosts and Hauntings