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Abe's Old Hat

US President Abraham Lincoln is known for his stovepipe hat, and some people who oversee the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum want to make sure that the hat they have on display is the real deal through DNA testing, the Chicago Sun-Times reports.

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