Download Full Text (9.8 MB)
This pamphlet contains the transcript of Stephen A. Douglas opening debate speech followed by Abraham Lincoln's reply during the first debate of Lincoln's bid for Illinois Senate in which Douglas was the incumbent. Lincoln's Farewell address at Springfield, Ill., as he was leaving for Washington, Feb. 11, 1861 appears at the end of the pamphlet followed by a brief history of Douglas and Lincoln's debate interactions.
Williams, Frank J.; Williams, Virginia
32 pages ; 20 cm
Slavery--United States; Lincoln-Douglas Debates, Ill., 1858
[Physical ID#]: [Item Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
Copyright protected by Mississippi State University Libraries. Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or reproduce is required.
Related to: Monaghan's Bibliography Number 1380; Stern's Catalog Number 135
Mississippi State University Libraries.
Boston : Directors of the Old South Work
Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version).
For more information about the contents of this collection, email firstname.lastname@example.org.