ArticleFrequently Requested Documents in the Abraham Lincoln Papers - Abraham Lincoln Papers at the Library of Congress Quick links to some of the most-requested items in the Abraham Lincoln Papers
ArticleProvenance of the Abraham Lincoln Papers - Abraham Lincoln Papers at the Library of Congress How did the Abraham Lincoln Papers come to the Library of Congress and when were they opened to the public? This essay, originally written for the Index to the Abraham Lincoln Papers (Washington, D.C., 1960), pp. v-vi, tells the story. (Brief references in the original text to the use of the microfilm collection are omitted here.)
- Date: 1833
ArticleTimeline - Abraham Lincoln Papers at the Library of Congress A chronology of key events in the life of Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865), lawyer, representative from Illinois, and sixteenth president of the United States. For a more detailed chronology, consult The Lincoln Log External or the three-volume Lincoln Day by Day: A Chronology, 1809-1865, edited by Earl Schenck Miers (Washington, D.C., 1960) and available online through HathiTrust External.
- Date: 1809