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Lincoln Memorial University

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Lincoln Memorial University
6965 Cumberland Gap Parkway

Harrogate, TN 37752

 

 

 

http://www.lmunet.edu/

Description:

Lincoln Memorial University is a values-based learning community dedicated to providing educational experiences in the liberal arts and professional studies. The University strives to give students a foundation for a more productive life by upholding the principles of Abraham Lincoln's life: a dedication to individual liberty, responsibility, and improvement; a respect for citizenship; recognition of the intrinsic value of high moral and ethical standards; and a belief in a personal God.

 

Description from: http://www.lmunet.edu/about/mission.shtml

Categories: George Washington, John Adams, Thomas Jefferson, James Madison, James Monroe, John Quincy Adams, Andrew Jackson, Martin Van Buren, William Harrison, John Tyler, James K. Polk, Zachary Taylor, Millard Fillmore, Franklin Pierce, James Buchanan, Abraham Lincoln, Andrew Johnson, Ulysses S. Grant, Rutherford B. Hayes, James A. Garfield, Chester A. Arthur, Grover Cleveland, Benjamin Harrison, William McKinley, Theodore Roosevelt, William Taft, Woodrow Wilson, Warren G. Harding, Calvin Coolidge, Herbert Hoover, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Harry S. Truman, Dwight D. Eisenhower, John F. Kennedy, Lyndon B. Johnson, Richard Nixon, Gerald Ford, Jimmy Carter, Ronald Reagan, George H. W. Bush, Bill Clinton, George W. Bush, Barack Obama,

Collections:
Andrew Johnson to Hon A[braham] LIncoln, 28 February 1865
United States Presidents Collection, 1787-2001
Cartoon lithograph, Our National Bird as it Appeared when Handed to James Buchanan, 4 March 1857
Andrew Johnson, Washington City, to Colonel.

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


Andrew Johnson to Hon A[braham] LIncoln, 28 February 1865

LS by Johnson, AES by Lincoln. 1 p. Written in ink on lined paper. Johnson forwards petition from men of high character regaridng release of a Tennessee cavalry soldier named J.E. Graves, held prisoner in Ohio [Graves is not mentioned in the document, but see letter of petition 80.0186.1). Endorsed by Lincoln: Let this man take the oath of Dec. 8 1863 & be discharged. Feb 28. 1865. A. Lincoln. Pencil notation in center: Feb. 28, 1865. The accession number for this item was formerly 80.0186b and was changed by mll and lg on 7/5/05 to conform with the numbering system used in the rest of the collection.

OCLC http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/854806454

Size
1 item

Presidential content includes:

- Andrew Johnson

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United States Presidents Collection, 1787-2001

No description available.

Size
1 linear foot

Presidential content includes:

This collection contains information about all 43 presidents.

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Cartoon lithograph, Our National Bird as it Appeared when Handed to James Buchanan, 4 March 1857

Cartoon lithograph entitled, Our National Bird as it Appeared when Handed to James Buchanan March 4, 1857/The Same Bird as it Appeared A.D. 1861. [picture].

Publication information: 1861.
This black and white cartoon lithograph depicts, on the left, an American eagle sitting proudly atop a rock. On the right, the same eagle is depicted suffering the effects of Buchanan's presidency. Artist given is Wolf. Patent under Thomas W. Strong, New York.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/854806747

Size
1 item

Presidential content includes:

- James Buchanan

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Andrew Johnson, Washington City, to Colonel.

Publication information: ca. Nov. 1864; Nov. 7, 1864.
ALS, AES 2 pp. (1 pc.) Johnson introduces Mrs. M. Bell, wife of a prisoner from Tennessee named William Bell. Endorsement by Lincoln on verso dated Nov. 7, 1864: Let this man take the oath of Dec. 8, 1863, and be discharged. A. Lincoln. Accession number written in pencil in upper right-hand corner.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/854806448

Size
1 item

Presidential content includes:

- Andrew Johnson

- Abraham Lincoln

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