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  • Collection
    Illinois political campaign of 1858. Scrapbook of newspaper clippings assembled and mounted by Mr. Lincoln as a manuscript for publication. Contains the texts of the Lincoln-Douglas debates, speeches, and correspondence of Lincoln and Douglas published in newspaper accounts (primarily the Chicago Press & Tribune and the Chicago Times) between June 17 and Oct. 15, 1858. The title, captions, most notes and corrections said to be in Lincoln's hand. Other ...
    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham - Douglas, Stephen A. (Stephen Arnold) - Alfred Whital Stern Collection of Lincolniana (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1858

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  • Book/Printed Material
    Scrap book on law and politics, men and times A collection of speeches. Sabin 71951 LC copy has "Contents," p. [403]-404, incorrectly placed between second prelim. leaf and p. 1. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. With accompanying material: "Copies of transcription of Lincoln letter bound in Robertson volume."
    • Contributor: Robertson, George - Lincoln, Abraham - Lincoln Collection (Library of Congress) - Alfred Whital Stern Collection of Lincolniana (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1855

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