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Abraham Lincoln collection of papers , 1861-1865.
BANC MSS C-A 350 volume; BANC MSS C-A 350 oversize folder 1; BANC MSS C-A 350 oversize folder 2; BANC MSS C-A 350
Collection Overview

Title:

Abraham Lincoln collection of papers , 1861-1865

Creator/Contributor:

Wilson, James, 1835-1920

Creator/Contributor:

Latham, Milton S. (Milton Slocum), 1827-1882

Creator/Contributor:

Burr, George., Correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865

Creator/Contributor:

United States, War Department.

Abstract:

Materials relate mainly to Californians.
Appointment of D.W. Cheeseman as Treasurer, U.S. Mint, San Francisco; petitions for appointments from James Wilson, M.S. Slocum and prominent citizens of San Francisco; letter from George Burr to the Secretary of War, asking revocation of his dismissal as Surgeon of Volunteers, with endorsement by Lincoln revoking order.
Some photographs, facsimile of Gettysburg address, election tickets and slogans.

Date:

1861 (issued)

Note:

Mainly from the T.W. Norris Collection.

Physical Description:

1 portfolio, 2 oversize folders.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS C-A 350 volume
BANC MSS C-A 350 oversize folder 1
BANC MSS C-A 350 oversize folder 2
BANC MSS C-A 350

Origin:

California