1. Creator/Author:
  2. Thompson, David Decamp, (9)

Abraham Lincoln, the first American /

Other Title:
Abraham Lincoln; First American.
Authors:
Thompson, David Decamp,
Item ID:
71200908402368; 71200908402369
Publisher:
Cincinnati : Curts & Jennings ; New York : Eaton & Mains, c1894.
Edition:
Popular ed.
Call Number:
E457 .T46 1894
Physical Description:
236 p. : facsim., ports. ; 19 cm.
Topic:
Presidents -- United States -- Biography.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Anecdotes.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1861-1865.
Note:
CLICK ON WEB ADDRESS TO REACH THIS DOCUMENT.; Includes bibliographical references (p. 3-4).; Lincoln's childhood -- Removal to Indiana -- Lincoln's boyhood -- A storekeeper in Illinois -- The Black Hawk War -- In public life -- Lincoln's "Keynote" speech --The Lincoln and Douglas debate -- Lincoln's Cooper Institute speech -- Secret of Lincoln's power as a speaker -- Lincoln's nomination for the presidency -- The moral aspects of the Campaign of 1860 -- "One war at a time" -- Considering the Emancipation Proclamation -- The Gettysburg speech -- Mr. Lincoln's tenderness -- Mr. Lincoln's religious belief -- Lincoln and his family -- Death of Lincoln -- Lincoln's autobiography -- Lincolniana -- My Captain -- Words of Lincoln -- Lincoln's temperance address.; First 119 p. are biographical. Remainder of book contains Lincoln stories and anecdotes.; Bound in cloth; frontispiece.; [4] p. of the publisher's advertisements at end.; Copy 1: Handwritten signature in ink on front endsheet: George Melley.
OCLC Number:
ocm71333882
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, Allen County Public Library, Fort Wayne, Indiana
Available for Viewing:
By appointment only
Category:
Books & Pamphlets