Last edited by Faull
Monday, July 20, 2020 | History

7 edition of The Lincoln papers found in the catalog.

The Lincoln papers

David C. Mearns

The Lincoln papers

the story of the collection, with selections to July 4, 1861

by David C. Mearns

  • 278 Want to read
  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.,
    • Lincoln, Robert Todd, 1843-1926.,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Sources.

    • Edition Notes

      The selections consist chiefly of letters and memoranda to Abraham Lincoln from the Robert Todd Lincoln Collection in the Library of Congress.

      Statementintrod. by Carl Sandburg.
      GenreSources.
      ContributionsLincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865., Library of Congress.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE457.92 1948
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v. (xvii, 681 p.)
      Number of Pages681
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6032056M
      LC Control Number48009019
      OCLC/WorldCa445397

      “Fascinating The result is three books in one: a political biography of Lincoln written by a scholar who is among the most prolific chroniclers of the 16th president, a superb and engaging portrayal of the American press during a crucial moment in its history and that of the nation, and a riveting account of the intersection between a man redefining the presidency and a press. Lincoln from ” and “Lincoln as Emancipator,” this book’s editor, Michael Jay Friedman, lays out the issues that led to the Civil War and the events that led Lincoln to order the Emancipation Proclamation, which freed the slaves of American South. Civil.

        Fellow Lincoln biographer, James McPherson, reviewed the book for the New York Times Book Review and praised it as “An elegant, incisive n has brilliantly described how Lincoln forged a team that preserved a nation and freed America from the curse of slavery.”. President Abraham Lincoln and his son, Tad, looking at a book of photographs. It was a different type of book, an English law book, “Blackstone's Commentaries,” that Lincoln found in a barrel.

        The foiled plot to assassinate Lincoln in , while on his way to his first inauguration, forms the basis of The Lincoln Conspiracy, the newest book from thriller author Brad Meltzer and.   The design of Lincoln Shot: A President Remembered immediately captures the reader's interest. Although it is only pages long, this is a large book, just over 12" x 18". It purports to be an old bound copy of the Special Memorial Edition published by The National News newspaper on Ap , one year after the assassination of President Abraham Lincoln.


Share this book
You might also like
1999 warmwater survey of Duck Lake, Grays Harbor County

1999 warmwater survey of Duck Lake, Grays Harbor County

recruiting officer.

recruiting officer.

To Love and Perish

To Love and Perish

folklore of fairy-tale.

folklore of fairy-tale.

bird finders guide to Homer and Kachemak Bay, Alaska

bird finders guide to Homer and Kachemak Bay, Alaska

Investigations in properties of chipboard.

Investigations in properties of chipboard.

Get It All Done & Stil

Get It All Done & Stil

Thirteen moons on turtles back

Thirteen moons on turtles back

chronological bibliography of the writings of Samuel Clemens to June 8, 1867

chronological bibliography of the writings of Samuel Clemens to June 8, 1867

Bwana doctor

Bwana doctor

Success and failure in the teaching profession

Success and failure in the teaching profession

tribe of Ben

tribe of Ben

Quakerisme the path-way to paganisme, or, A vieu of the Quakers religion

Quakerisme the path-way to paganisme, or, A vieu of the Quakers religion

The Lincoln papers by David C. Mearns Download PDF EPUB FB2

The papers of Abraham Lincoln (), lawyer, representative from Illinois, and sixteenth president of the United States, contain approximat documents dating from toalthough most of the collection spans from the s through Lincoln’s presidency (). Roughly half of the collection, more t documents, compris images, as well as.

The Papers of Abraham Lincoln is a documentary editing project dedicated to identifying, imaging, transcribing, annotating, and publishing online all documents written by or to Abraham Lincoln during his lifetime (–). The Complete Papers and Writings of Abraham Lincoln - Kindle edition by Lincoln, Abraham.

Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Complete Papers and Writings of Abraham Lincoln/5(21).

Schoolchildren can recite the life story of Lincoln, the “Westerner” who The Papers and Writings of Abraham Lincoln: Volume 6 - Read book online. Looking for books by Abraham Lincoln. See all books authored by Abraham Lincoln, including Speeches and Writings –, and The Wit and Wisdom of Abraham Lincoln: A Book of Quotations, and more on Last year also produced an unusual number of outstanding large-scale works about the great man.

No Lincoln library will be complete without the four-volume edition of The Papers of Abraham Lincoln: Legal Documents and Cases (University of Virginia Press, 2, pages, $), edited by Daniel W.

Stowell and five assistants. The Papers and Writings of Abraham Lincoln Volume 2 Book Summary: The Papers And Writings Of Abraham Lincoln - Volume 2: by Abraham Lincoln is a rare manuscript, the original residing in some of the great libraries of the world.

This book is a reproduction of that original, typed out and formatted to perfection, allowing. It took years after the death of Lincoln for a book to appear which put into detail his genius for reading character and establishing relationships.

Lincoln found admirable traits in, among. The Lincoln Hypothesis: A Modern-day Abolitionist Investigates the Possible Connection Between Joseph Smith, the Book of Mormon, and Abraham Lincoln by. Timothy Ballard. avg rating — 1, ratings. score:and 1 person voted.

Manuscript/Mixed Material Abraham Lincoln papers: Series 1. General Correspondence. Augustus W. Bradford to Montgomery Blair, September (General Wool's replacement).

The Papers of Abraham Lincoln is a documentary editing project dedicated to identifying, imaging, transcribing, annotating, and publishing online all documents written by or to Abraham Lincoln during his lifetime ().

Abraham Lincoln Association Papers (16 Vols) Springfield, IL: Printed by R. Donnelley & Sons Co., The Lakeside Press, Chicago, - First Edition. Light blue paper with 1/8 linen spine and paper labels for each year.

Introduction: Logan Hay; The House of the House Divided: Henry A. Converse; Lincoln as a World Figure: Andrew C. McLaughlin. Lincoln: His House: A. Lincoln: A Novel is a historical novel, part of the Narratives of Empire series by Gore Vidal.

Set during the American Civil War, the novel describes the presidency of Abraham Lincoln through the eyes of several historical figures, including presidential secretary John Hay, First Lady Mary Todd Lincoln, Secretary of State William H.

Seward, Secretary of the Treasury Salmon Chase, his daughter. Abraham Lincoln A rare first edition of Abraham Lincoln and service of Vice President Hannibal Hamlin. This pre-Civil War book covers speeches of Lincoln, his early life, congressional activities, Lincoln s views and remarks on slavery, Douglas s rebellion against Lincoln s views Lincoln/Douglas debate, and resolutions on the Mexican War.

The Lincoln papers;: The story of the collection, with selections to July 4, ; [Mearns, David C] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

The Lincoln papers;: The story of the collection, with selections to July 4, ;Author: David C Mearns. Drawing on published materials, the online papers of Abraham Lincoln, two dozen newspapers and selected digital sources, Blumenthal works in.

The Lincoln Institute’s quarterly magazine draws on our research to explore land-based solutions to global social, economic, and environmental problems. Policy Focus Reports These reports and briefs deliver concise, evidence-based recommendations for policy makers, community leaders, and. Lincoln Journal Star, Lincoln, Nebraska.

K likes. your source for the latest news in Nebraska's capital city and the surrounding area. Follow us on Twitter @JournalStarNews. CONTENTS VOLUME 1. INTRODUCTORY INTRODUCTORY NOTE ABRAHAM LINCOLN: AN ESSAY BY CARL SHURZ ABRAHAM LINCOLN, BY JOSEPH H.

CHOATE THE WRITINGS OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN, ADDRESS TO THE PEOPLE OF SANGAMON COUNTY. TO E. BLANKENSHIP. RESPONSE TO REQUEST FOR POSTAGE RECEIPT Additional Physical Format: Online version: Thompson, Dorothy, Lincoln papers.

Warrenville, Ill.: Pony Barn Press, (OCoLC). Abraham Lincoln in a portrait by Matthew Brady, taken in December Photograph: Bettmann Archive Ted Widmer has published a book about a. Professor Jon Schaff of Northern State University has published two recent pieces, a journal article and book chapter, regarding the presidency of Abraham Lincoln.

According to a. He borrowed books from all his neighbors, until he could truthfully tell a friend that he had “read through every book he had ever heard of in that country, for a circuit of 50 miles.” Lincoln would transcribe favorite quotes and passages from the works he read into a copybook, but he also committed reams of material to memory.