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Abraham Lincoln / Richard C. Parsons Documents
Wyles SC 694  
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  • Administrative Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Abraham Lincoln / Richard C. Parsons Documents,
    Date (inclusive): 1856, 1862, 1863
    Collection Number: Wyles SC 694
    Extent: .02 linear feet (1 folder)
    Repository: University of California, Santa Barbara. Library. Department of Special Collections
    Santa Barbara, California 93106-9010
    Physical Location: Vault
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Access Restrictions

    None.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright has not been assigned to the Department of Special Collections, UCSB. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Department of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained.

    Preferred Citation

    Abraham Lincoln / Richard C. Parsons Documents. Wyles SC 694. Department of Special Collections, Davidson Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Three documents: one signed by Abraham Lincoln and Salmon P. Chase, appointing Richard C. Parsons of Cleveland, Ohio to the position of Collector of Taxes for the Eighteenth Collection District of the State of Ohio, 1862; one signed by Abraham Lincoln and Salmon P. Chase, appointing Parsons to the position of Collector of Internal Revenue for the Eighteenth Collection District of Ohio, 1863; and one signed by Salmon P. Chase (then Governor and Commander-in-Chief of Ohio), appointing Parsons as his Aid-de-Camp, 1856.