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The original, which was written for campaign purposes, seems to have disappeared, collectors are apparently unable to locate it
This pamphlet is a facsimile reproduction of the handwritten original and includes a new title page. In it, Lincoln briefly describes his birth, his family origins, and key points of his life. A sketch of the cabin where Lincoln was born is featured on the cover. Facsimile of the original manuscript attested by David Davis, Lyman Trumbull, and Charles Sumner (Washington, D.C., March 20, 1872).
Williams, Frank J.; Williams, Virginia
unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865. Autobiography; Presidents--United States--Biography
[Physical ID#]: [Item Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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Related to: Monaghan's Bibliography 2127; Stern's Catalog Number 47
E457 .L737 1914
Mississippi State University Libraries.
United States : publisher not identified
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