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Abraham Lincoln Library and Museum

CPC Catalog > Organization: Abraham Lincoln Library and Museum

Location [ map ]

6965 Cumberland Gap Parkway,

Harrogate, TN 37752

http://www.lmunet.edu/museum/

Description:

Located on the beautiful campus of Lincoln Memorial University in Harrogate, Tennessee, the Abraham Lincoln Library and Museum houses one of the most diverse Lincoln and Civil War collections in the country.

Exhibited are many rare items - the cane Lincoln carried that fateful night at Ford's Theatre, two life masks, the tea set he and Mary Todd used in their home in Springfield, and numerous other artifacts. Approximately 30,000 books, manuscripts, pamphlets, photographs, paintings and sculptures tell the story of President Lincoln and the Civil War period in America's history. 

(from http://www.lmunet.edu/museum/)

Categories: Abraham Lincoln, Rutherford B. Hayes,

Collections:
James Buchanan to John Black, 30 December 1858
James Buchanan to Robert Tyler, 13 June 1860

Note that this is an incomplete collections list. Please contact the organization directly for the most current information about their holdings.


James Buchanan to John Black, 30 December 1858

1 item (1 p.) ; 21 cm.
Collection includes other material.
Introduces William M. Churchwell, congressman from Tennessee, who is visiting Mexico City.
Illinois State Historical Library, Old State Capitol, Springfield, IL 62701.
U.S. president, 1857-1861.
In: SC 202, James Buchanan.
 

 

http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/27819343

Size
1 item

Presidential content includes:

- James Buchanan

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James Buchanan to Robert Tyler, 13 June 1860

1 item (3 p.) ; 20 cm.
Collection includes other material.
Discusses sectionalism in the Democratic Party, Stephen A. Douglas, and probability that Abraham Lincoln will be elected; military appointments.
Illinois State Historical Library, Old State Capitol, Springfield, IL 62701.
U.S. president, 1857-1861.
In: SC 202, James Buchanan.
 

http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/27819348

Size
1 item

Presidential content includes:

- James Buchanan

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