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Life of Abraham Lincoln, sixteenth President of the United States : containing his early history and political career; together with the speeches, messages, proclamations and other official documents illustrative of his eventful administration

Author: Frank Crosby
Publisher: New York : International Book Co., [1900]
Series: St. Nicholas series for boys and girls.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biographies
History
Personal correspondence
Correspondence
Biography
Named Person: Abraham Lincoln; Abraham Lincoln; Abraham Lincoln; Abraham Lincoln; Abraham Lincoln; Abraham Lincoln
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Frank Crosby
OCLC Number: 1157122406
Notes: Includes selected quotes from Lincoln's speeches and correspondence (p. [5]).
Description: 1 online resource (476 pages : frontispiece (port.)).
Contents: Boyhood and early manhood --
In Congress and on the stump --
Before the nation --
Nominated and elected President --
To Washington --
The new administration --
Preparing for war --
The first session of Congress --
Close of 1861 --
The Congress of 1861-62 --
The slavery question --
The Peninsular Campaign --
Freedom to millions --
Last session of the Thirty-seventh Congress --
The tide turned --
Letters and speeches --
The Thirty-eighth Congress --
Progress --
Renominated --
Reconstruction --
Presidential campaign of 1864 --
Re-elected --
Tightening the lines --
In Richmond --
The last act --
The man --
Appendix. Mr. Lincoln's speeches in Congress and elsewhere, proclamations, letters, etc., not included in the body of the work: Speech on Mexican war, (in Congress, Jan. 12, 1848) --
Speech on internal improvements, (in Congress, June 20, 1848) --
Speech on the presidency and general politics, (in Congress, July 27, 1848) --
Speech in reply to Mr. Douglas, on Kansas, the Dred Scott Decision, and the Utah question, (at Springfield, June 26, 1857) --
Speech in reply to Senator Douglas, (at Chicago, July 10, 1858) --
Opening passages of his speech at Freeport --
Letter to Gen. McClellan --
Letter to Gen. Schofield relative to the removal of Gen. Curtis --
Three hundred thousand men called for --
Rev. Dr. McPheeters, President's reply to an appeal for interference --
An election ordered in the state of Arkansas --
Letter to William Fishback on the election in Arkansas --
Call for the five hundred thousand men --
Letter to Mrs. Gurney --
The Tennessee Test Oath.
Series Title: St. Nicholas series for boys and girls.
Responsibility: by Frank Crosby.

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