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Recollections of a checkered lifetime : told for his children ... in his old age /

Authors:
Stoddard, William O.,
Item ID:
71200908400013; 71200908400014
Publisher:
[Madison, N.J.], [1907]
Call Number:
PZ7.S869 REC
Physical Description:
2 v. (765 leaves) ; 31 cm.
Topic:
Presidents -- United States -- Staff -- Biography.
Stoddard, William O., 1835-1925.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Anecdotes.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Friends and associates.
Note:
v. 1. The Stoddard family tree -- Childhood in Rochester -- Boyhood in Homer -- The old garret and other wonders -- In the village -- The river -- The hill and the woods -- The academy and the shop -- The young city -- The Onondaga Street house -- Hoyt's School -- The bookstore -- The new garret -- The church -- The Jerry rescue riot -- Miscellaneous -- Going to college -- College days -- The junior year -- Grand Prairie -- The log cabin home -- Prarie life -- The winter prairie -- Frontier journalism -- Forward -- Suppers at the bank -- Characters and incidents -- A new beginning -- War -- A new life -- The war city -- Guns and things -- Society and other things -- A very busy year.; v.2. Wartime enterprises -- Incidentals -- Forward march! -- The southwest -- Kaleidoscopic -- The assassination of the President -- The spring and then a summer -- The Ebbing tide -- The breaking up of the war-time and the army -- From the wreck -- Half forgotten things recalled -- More long links in the life-chain -- A long, hard toiling -- Morrisania days.; "Told for his children by William O. Stoddard in his old age."; CLICK ON WEB ADDRESS TO REACH SELECTED VOLUMES.; Signed by the author.; Donated by the author's granddaughter, Eleanor H. Stoddard.; Part of the William O. Stoddard collection.
OCLC Number:
ocn434096548
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, Allen County Public Library, Fort Wayne, Indiana
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