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The Lincoln trail in Pennsylvania : a history and guide

Author: Bradley R Hoch
Publisher: University Park, Pa. : Pennsylvania State University Press, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"What is the Lincoln Trail in Pennsylvania? It is the story of Abraham Lincoln in the Keystone State - the chronicle of where he went, what he did, and what he said in the state. The trail begins with Lincoln's Pennsylvania ancestors, moves on to his travels, public appearances, and speeches, and concludes with his funeral train in 1865. The Lincoln Trail in Pennsylvania tells a story for the reader, but it is also
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Anecdotes
Biographies
Local history
Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
(DLC) 00067019
(OCoLC)45749804
Named Person: Abraham Lincoln; Abraham Lincoln
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Bradley R Hoch
ISBN: 9780271072227 0271072229
OCLC Number: 1194440381
Language Note: In English.
Description: 1 online resource (xviii, 210 pages : illustrations, maps)
Contents: Lincoln in Pennsylvania --
Foreword / Gabor S. Boritt --
"An Omen of What Is to Come": Washington's Birthday 1861 --
"Mystic Chords of Memory": Lincoln Ancestors --
"Struck Blind": Lincoln in Congress --
"Dare to Do Our Duty": Lincoln and the Pennsylvania Politicians --
"To See and Be Seen": The Inaugural Train --
"Looked at Through a Fog": Lincoln and the Railroads --
"Unfinished Work": The Gettysburg Address --
"Comfort and Relief": The Great Central Sanitary Fair --
"The Heavens Are Hung in Black": The Funeral Train --
Postscript: The Literal Trail --
Sites to Visit --
Springfield to Washington, D.C., 1847 --
Lincoln and Pennsylvania's Railroads.
Responsibility: Bradley R. Hoch ; with a foreword by Gabor S. Boritt.
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The story of Abraham Lincoln in the Keystone State - a chronicle of where he went, what he did, and what he said in the state. The trail begins with Lincoln's Pennsylvanian ancestors, moves on to his  Read more...

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"Bradley Hoch . . . follows in Lincoln's footsteps, travels to every nook and cranny of Pennsylvania, to places famous and places barely known, discovers much new interesting information, and takes Read more...

 
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