1. Creator/Author:
  2. Lapham, Louis (1)

Letter from Louis Lapham to Abraham Lincoln

Creator:
Lapham, Louis
Collection:
Letters to Lincoln
Location:
Fall Rivers, Massachusetts
Date of Original:
1861
Description:
Handwritten letter, 25 cm, headed 'City of Fall River, Mass.,' dated January 28, 1861 and signed Louis Lapham. Letter urges Lincoln to defend the liberty promised in the Constitution and oppose the Secessionists and their interpretation of the constitutional protection of slavery. Autograph letter signed (ALS).
Subject:
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Correspondence
Category:
Manuscripts & Documents
Format of Original:
Manuscript
Item ID:
71200908300380
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, Allen County Public Library, Fort Wayne, Indiana
Digital File ID:
71200908300380
Available for Viewing:
By appointment only
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