1. Creator/Author:
  2. Kirke, Edmund, (1)

Personal recollections of Abraham Lincoln and the Civil War /

Gilmore, James R., Kirke, Edmund,
Other Authors:
Kirke, Edmund, 1822-1903.
Item ID:
Boston : L.C. Page and Co., 1898 (Boston : Colonial Press)
Call Number:
E457 .G48 1898
Physical Description:
viii, 9-338 p. : ports. ; 23 cm.
Presidents -- United States -- Portraits.
Gilmore, James R. (James Roberts), 1822-1903.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives.
Includes index.; CLICK ON WEB ADDRESS TO REACH THIS DOCUMENT.; My first interview with President Lincoln -- A Cabinet session on a momentous occasion -- The great uprising -- My first acquaintance with Horace Greeley -- The conception of the Emancipation Proclamation -- The genesis of the book "Among the pines" -- The Emancipation Proclamation -- My connection with the New York Tribune -- The dissatisfaction with President Lincoln -- Travel in war time -- With "Old Rosey" -- Rosecrans declines the presidential nomination -- Conferences with President Lincoln -- The Tribune in the Draft Riots -- The proposed recession of North Carolina -- The preliminaries to the peace mission of 1864 -- Our visit to Richmond.; Book, cloth; frontispiece.
OCLC Number:
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, Allen County Public Library, Fort Wayne, Indiana
Available for Viewing:
By appointment only
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