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Abraham Lincoln Documents
Wyles SC 693  
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  • Administrative Information
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Abraham Lincoln Documents,
    Date (inclusive): 1861, 1936
    Collection Number: Wyles SC 693
    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


    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 Documents. Wyles SC 693. Department of Special Collections, Davidson Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of William Wyles, ca. 1936.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Two Civil War era documents signed by Abraham Lincoln and Salmon P. Chase, appointing Samuel B. Brinkerhoff to the position of Surveyor of Customs for the Port of Santa Barbara, 1861. Also contains related correspondence, 1936, re acquisition of the documents and biographical information about Brinkerhoff.