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Lincoln Administration. Papers, 1846-1881
Collection identifier: 777
Extent: 0.2 cubic feet
Scope and Contents:
These items, largely letters, were written by Abraham Lincoln, his associates, and others during the Civil War. The materials were acquired by Professors Theodore C. Pease and James G. Randall from various collections during the preparation of The Diary of Orville Hickman Browning, 1850-1881 (Illinois Historical Collections, Volumes 20 and 22). The letters deal basically with political and military affairs and with war-time financing.