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Abraham Lincoln Collection: Finding Aid
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Description
Collection of various papers by and about the sixteenth President of the United States assembled at the Huntington Library, with the Lincolniana collected by Henry E. Huntington as its core. The collection incorporated manuscripts from the collections of William Harrison Lambert and Judd Stewart, and was augmented by various purchases from sales in 1916-1919.
Background
Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865) was the sixteenth President of the United States.
Extent
341 items in 7 boxes and 1 oversize box, plus 15 bound volumes (10.75 linear feet).
Availability
RESTRICTED. Available with curatorial approval. Requires extended retrieval and delivery time.