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ABRAHAM LINCOLN IN 1858 ......

From a photograph owned by Hon. William J. Franklin,
Macomb, Illinois, taken in 1866 from an ambrotype made in
1858 at Macomb. By special permission.

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ABRAHAM LINCOLN IN 1861 .....

Copied from the original in the possession of Frank A.
Brown, Esq., Minneapolis, Minnesota.

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ABRAHAM LINCOLN'S HOUSE AT SPRINGFIELD, ILLINOIS

The tree in front of the house was planted by Lincoln.

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ABRAHAM LINCOLN IN 1861 ...,

From a photograph by Klauber, of Louisville, Kentucky,
taken especially for Mrs. Lucy G. Speed, in acknowledg.
ment of an Oxford Bible received from her twenty years
before. Reproduced by special permission of James B.
Speed, Esq., of Louisville, Kentucky.

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GXNERAL GEORGE B. MCCLELLAN AT THE HEAD-QUARTERS OF
GENERAL MORELL'S BRIGADE, MINOR'S HILL, VIRGINIA ... 206

From a contemporary photograph by M. B. Brady.

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EDWIN M. STANTON, SECRETARY OF WAR....

From a photograph by Brady.

254

GENERAL ULYSSES S. GRANT .....

From an original, unretouched negative made in 1864, when
he was commissioned Lieutenant-General and commander
of all the armies of the republic.

GRAND REVIEW OF THE ARMY OF THE POTOMAC BY PRESIDENT
LINCOLN AT FALMOUTH, VIRGINIA, IN APRIL, 1863..... 271

From a drawing by W. R. Leigh.

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PRESIDENT LINCOLN AND HIS SON “TAD"

From a photograph by Brady, now in the War Department
Collection, Washington, D.C.

311

JOHN WILKES BOOTH....

From a photograph by Brady.

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ABRAHAM LINCOLN IN 1864 .

From a photograph in the War Department Collection.

FAC-SIMILE OF LETTER BY ABRAHAM LINCOLN TO Hon. MICHAEL
HAHN, FIRST FREE STATE GOVERNOR OF LOUISIANA

By special permission of John M. Crampton, Esq., New
Haven, Connecticut.

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SALMON P. CHASE, SECRETARY OF THE TREASURY

From a photograph by Brady.

A Lincoln Calendar

Born

Removed to Indiana......
Nancy Hanks Lincoln died......
Thomas Lincoln married Sally Bush John-

February 12, 1809

1816 1817

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First trip to New Orleans...
Removed to Illinois..
Went to New Salem.....
Second trip to New Orleans...
Enters Offutt's store..
Candidate for Legislature....
Black Hawk War.....
Defeated for Legislature...
Buys store with Berry...
Appointed Postmaster..
Appointed Surveyor...
Elected to Legislature.
Removed to Springfield....
Re-elected to Legislature..
First meets Douglas in debate...
Duel with Shields....
Married ...
Partnership with Logan...
Defeat for Congressional nomination....

1819

1828
March, 1830
March, 1831
April, 1831
August, 1831
March, 1832
April, 1832
August, 1832

1832 May, 1833 November, 1833 August, 1834 April, 1837 1836-1838-1840 December, 1839

1842 November 4, 1842

1842 1844

Elected to Congress...

1846 Candidate for United States Senator.....

1855 Assists organization of Republican party February 22, 1856 Delegate to Philadelphia Convention..... June 17, 1856 Challenges Douglas to joint debate...... July 17, 1858 Second defeat for Senator....

January, 1859 Cooper Institute speech.....

February 27, 1860 Nominated for President.

May 16, 1860 Elected President. .....

November 6, 1860 Leaves Springfield for Washington..... February 11, 1861 Arrival at Washington...

February 23, 1861 Inaugurated President.....

March 4, 1861 Renominated for President...

June 8, 1864 Re-elected President...

November 8, 1864 Second inauguration...

March 4, 1865 Assassinated

April 14, 1865

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