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Manuscript/Mixed Material Abraham Lincoln papers: Series 3. General Correspondence. 1837-1897: Abraham Lincoln to Jesse W. Fell, Tuesday, December 20, 1859 (Sends autobiographical sketch [Cover letter and sketch provided])

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Title

  • Abraham Lincoln papers: Series 3. General Correspondence. 1837-1897: Abraham Lincoln to Jesse W. Fell, Tuesday, December 20, 1859 (Sends autobiographical sketch [Cover letter and sketch provided])

Names

  • Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865

Created / Published

  • December 20, 1859

Headings

  • -  United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
  • -  United States--Politics and government--1861-1865
  • -  Presidents--United States
  • -  Manuscripts

Genre

  • Manuscripts

Notes

  • -  Sends autobiographical sketch [Original of cover letter only; transcription of cover letter and sketch provided]

Call Number/Physical Location

  • series: Series 3. General Correspondence. 1837-1897

Source Collection

  • Abraham Lincoln Papers at the Library of Congress

Repository

  • Manuscript Division

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Online Format

  • online text
  • image
  • pdf

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The Library of Congress’s digital scans of the papers of Abraham Lincoln are in the public domain.

Credit Line: Library of Congress, Manuscript Division, Abraham Lincoln Papers.

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Chicago citation style:

Lincoln, Abraham. Abraham Lincoln papers: Series 3. General Correspondence. 1837 to 1897: Abraham Lincoln to Jesse W. Fell, Tuesday,Sends autobiographical sketch Cover letter and sketch provided. 1859. Manuscript/Mixed Material. https://www.loc.gov/item/mal4339100/.

APA citation style:

Lincoln, A. (1859) Abraham Lincoln papers: Series 3. General Correspondence. 1837 to 1897: Abraham Lincoln to Jesse W. Fell, Tuesday,Sends autobiographical sketch Cover letter and sketch provided. [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/mal4339100/.

MLA citation style:

Lincoln, Abraham. Abraham Lincoln papers: Series 3. General Correspondence. 1837 to 1897: Abraham Lincoln to Jesse W. Fell, Tuesday,Sends autobiographical sketch Cover letter and sketch provided. 1859. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/mal4339100/>.