1. Curated Grouping:
  2. The Emancipation Proclamation

The proclamation of emancipation by the president of the United States, to take effect January 1st, 1863.

Other Title:
By the President of the United States: A proclamation.
Authors:
Lincoln, Abraham, United States., President (1861-1865 : Lincoln).
Other Authors:
United States. President (1861-1865 : Lincoln). Emancipation Proclamation
Item ID:
71200908403283; 71200908403284; 71200908403285
Publisher:
[S.l.] : [s.n.] 1862.
Call Number:
E453 .U54 1862
Physical Description:
7 p. [1] p. (last p. blank) ; 6 x 9 cm.
Topic:
Slaves -- Emancipation -- United States.
Miniature books -- Specimens.
Note:
Cover title.; The preliminary proclamation dated September 22, 1862.; Issued in buff printed wrappers; quotation on back cover, "Slavery the chief corner-stone. 'This stone (slavery), which was rejected by the first builders, is become the chief stone of the corner in our new edifice.'--Speech of Alex. H. Stephens, vice-president of the so-called Confederate States, delivered March 21, '61."; CLICK ON WEB ADDRESS TO REACH THIS DOCUMENT.; Copy 1: Lower right corner of first page clipped out.; Copy 3: From the Daniel Lincoln collection; handwritten inscription on back cover: Ella, from Uncle Frank.
OCLC Number:
ocn187453347
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, Allen County Public Library, Fort Wayne, Indiana
Available for Viewing:
By appointment only
Category:
Books & Pamphlets