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Book, belonging to Abraham Lincoln
Book, belonging to Abraham Lincoln
Resource Typeimage
TitleBook, belonging to Abraham Lincoln
Coverage / Year1850
Description"The Life and Adventures of Black Hawk: with sketches of Keokuk, the Sac and Fox Indians and the late Black Hawk War." By Benjamin Drake. Cincinnati, OH; E. Morgan & Co., 1850. Tooled cloth binding. L 7 1/2" x W 4 1/2" x D 1".
InterpretationBelonged to Abraham Lincoln during his residence in Springfield, IL 1844-1861. The subject was of great personal interest to Lincoln, as he served as a captain of volunteers during the Black Hawk War of 1832. However, he never experienced combat.
Lesson Plans / ThemesAmerican Communities in History; Antebellum Society and the Civil War; How We Learn About Communities
Learning Standards16 History
Author or CreatorDrake, Benjamin
SourceOn exhibit at Lincoln Home National Historic Site.
Subject / KeywordsLincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Antebellum; Book; Literature; Books; Native American; History
Collection PublisherLincoln Home National Historic Site
Further InformationFor any further information related to this record, please contact the Collection Publisher. See http://images.library.uiuc.edu/projects/tdc for more information about this project.
Rights Management Statementhttp://images.library.uiuc.edu/projects/tdc/conditions.htm
Resource IdentifierLIHO 866
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