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With Lincoln in the White House : letters, memoranda, and other writings of John G. Nicolay, 1860-1865

Author: John G Nicolay; Michael Burlingame
Publisher: Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"For this volume, Michael Burlingame includes all of Nicolay's memoranda of conversations, all of the journal entries describing Lincoln's activities, and excerpts from most of the nearly three hundred letters Nicolay wrote to Therena Bates between 1860 and 1865. He includes letters and portions of letters that describe Lincoln or the mood at the White House or that give Nicolay's personal opinions. He also includes  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Personal narratives
Records and correspondence
Correspondence
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Nicolay, John G. (John George), 1832-1901.
With Lincoln in the White House.
Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, ©2000
(OCoLC)606457147
Online version:
Nicolay, John G. (John George), 1832-1901.
With Lincoln in the White House.
Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, ©2000
(OCoLC)609192142
Named Person: John G Nicolay; Abraham Lincoln; Abraham Lincoln; Abraham Lincoln; Abraham Lincoln; John G Nicolay; John George Nicolay; Abraham Lincoln
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John G Nicolay; Michael Burlingame
ISBN: 080932332X 9780809323326
OCLC Number: 43287252
Description: xxi, 274 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: edited by Michael Burlingame.
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A collection of the writings of John G. Nicolay, Abraham Lincoln's chief personal secretary from his nomination for president to his assassination. It includes all of Nicolay's memoranda of  Read more...

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