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Catalog of the Stern Collection
The general purpose of this catalog is to acquaint scholars, collectors, and the public with the content of the notable collection of Lincolniana amassed over a 35-year period by Mr. Alfred Whital Stern. Originally deposited in the Library of Congress in 1951, Stern formally presented his collection to the Library in 1953.
This catalog represents the collection as it was constituted in September 1958. The major categories are:
Digitization of this catalog allows one to study the ordered categories of this printed catalog to locate material as well as browse the online collection by keyword, titles, author and subject. Titles in this catalog are used verbatim in the online presentation. Information such as the printed catalog’s numbering system and notes are available in the online records by searching the ‘Call Number/Locator’ and ‘Notes’ field.