1. Creator/Author:
  2. Alvord, Clarence Walworth, (1)

The era of the Civil War, 1848-1870 /

Cole, Arthur Charles, Illinois., Centennial Commission., Alvord, Clarence Walworth,
Other Authors:
Alvord, Clarence Walworth, 1868-1928.
Item ID:
Springfield : Illinois Centennial Commission, 1919.
The Centennial History of Illinois ; v. 3; Centennial history of Illinois ; v.3.
Call Number:
F541 .I25
Physical Description:
499 p., [13] leaves of plates : ill. (some col.), maps, ports. ; 24 cm.
Illinois -- History -- 1778-1865.
Illinois -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.
Illinois -- Politics and government -- 19th century.
Illinois -- Social conditions -- 19th century.
"Illinois Centennial Publications, published by authority of the Illinois Centennial Commission / Clarence Walworth Alvord, editor-in-chief."; CLICK ON WEB ADDRESS TO REACH THIS DOCUMENT.; Includes bibliographical references (p. 459-475) and index.; The passing of the frontier -- The coming of the railroads -- Agitation and compromise, 1848-1852 -- Prairie farming and banking -- The Kansas-Nebraska Act -- The origin of the Republican Party -- The Lincoln-Douglas debates -- The election of 1860 -- The growing pains of society -- Church and school, 1850-1860 -- The appeal to arms -- Recruiting ground and battlefield -- The new abolitionist and the Copperheads -- The reflection of Lincoln -- Population in wartime -- The Industrial Revolution, 1860-1870 -- Agriculture and the War -- Reconstruction and the military politician -- The spoils and the spoilers, 1867-1870 -- Religion, morality, and education, 1860-1870 -- Play and the press.; Lincoln copy bound in cloth.
OCLC Number:
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, Allen County Public Library, Fort Wayne, Indiana
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By appointment only
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