1. Creator/Author:
  2. Minor, Mary Willis, (1)

The real Lincoln : from the testimony of his contemporaries /

Minor, Mary Willis, Minor, Charles L. C., Minor, Berkeley,
Other Authors:
Minor, Berkeley, 1842-1930, ed.
Item ID:
71200908402165; 71200908402166
Richmond, Va. : E. Waddey Co., 1904.
2nd ed., rev. and enl.
Call Number:
E457 .M66 1904
Physical Description:
230 p. : front. (port.) ; 20 cm.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Views on slavery.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1861-1865.
Edited by Berkeley Minor and Mary Willis Minor.; CLICK ON WEB ADDRESS TO REACH THIS DOCUMENT.; Was Lincoln heroic? -- Was Lincoln a Christian? -- Lincoln's jokes and stories -- Estimates of Lincoln -- Did Lincoln ever intended that the masters be paid for their slaves -- Opposition to abolition before the war -- Secession long threatened ; Coercion never seriously thought of till 1861 -- Change of issue: star of the West -- Resistance in Congress -- Opposition in the regular army -- Opposition in the volunteer army -- Opposition to the Emancipation Proclamation -- In what proportion divided -- Attitude to England -- Despotism threatened -- Outline of the despotism -- General opposition and resistance to coercion and to emancipation -- Despotism in Maryland -- Despotism in Kentucky -- Despotism in Indiana -- Attitude of Ohio and Illinois -- Attitude of Philadelphia and New York -- Attitude of Iowa and other states -- Purpose of emancipation -- Opposition to Lincoln?s re-election -- How Lincoln got himself re-elected -- Apotheosis of Lincoln -- What this book would teach.; Bound in cloth; frontispiece.; Copy 2: Includes handwritten notes in pencil by Berkley Minor throughout.; Copy 2 is a 232 p. ed. from different plates, same t.p.
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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