The Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana represents a lifetime of collecting documents, books, artifacts, ephemera, philately, numismatics, paintings, and statuary related to the life of Abraham Lincoln and the Civil War in general. Frank Williams began his collection as a child and has added to it all his life. The Frank and Virginia Williams Collection vividly documents his life and collecting activities. In 2017, Frank and Virginia Williams donated their Lincolniana Collection to Mississippi State University. Presented in this repository are items that have been digitized for preservation and worldwide access.