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Abraham Lincoln and Congress

Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection

Abraham Lincoln and Congress

30th Congress

by Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Politics and government,
  • United States,
  • United States. Congress,
  • Friends and associates,
  • United States. Congress 1848-1849). House

  • Edition Notes

    Other titles30th Congress
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 piece on 1 leaf :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25528018M
    OCLC/WorldCa842909056

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Lincoln Group of Chicago collection relating to Abraham Lincoln, Chiefly speeches and writings by and for members of the Lincoln Group of Chicago.

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Abraham Lincoln was the sixteenth president of the United States (), leading the country through the Civil War. This guide compiles digital materials at the Library of Congress, external websites, and a selected print bibliography.

Lincoln’s goal was to uphold the kind of government under which slavery could not in the end survive. This was a government, as Lincoln said, dedicated to a proposition. The papers of Abraham Lincoln include Lincoln’s first and second inaugural addresses, his preliminary draft of the Emancipation Proclamation, the two earliest known copies of the Gettysburg Address (the Nicolay and Hay copies), his Augmemorandum expressing his expectation of being defeated for re-election in the upcoming presidential contest, and a condolence letter written to Mary Todd Lincoln.

Life of Abraham Lincoln: Presenting His Early History, Political Career, and Speeches In and Out of Congress; Also, a General View of his Policy as President of the United States; With His Messages, Proclamations, Letters, etc., and a History of His Eventful Administration, and of the Scenes Attendant Upon His Tragic and Lamented Demise.

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