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LIFE AND PUBLIC SERVICES
HON. ABRAHAM LINCOLN,
With a Portrait on Steel.
TO WHICH IS ADDED A BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH OF
HON. HANNIBAL HAMLIN.
BY D. W. BARTLETT,
WASHINGTON CORRESPONDENT OF THE NEW-YORK INDEPENDENT AND EVENING POST,
AND AUTHOR OF "LIVES OF MODERN AGITATORS," LIFE OF
H. DAYTON, PUBLISHER,
No. 36 HOWARD STREET.
X 20 1937
Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1880, by
In the Clerk's office, of the District Court, for the Southern District of New-York.
THE NEW YORK
ASTOR, LENOX AND TILDEN FOUNDATIONS. 1899.
His Limited Opportunities of Education.
A Flatboatman on the Mississippi..
Enlists as a Volunteer in the Black-Hawk War, and serves through the
His Position on the Slavery Question in 1837.
Removes to Springfield, and opens a Law Office..
Statesmen in the Thirtieth Congress..
His Votes in Favor of Harbor and River Improvements..
Slavery in the District of Columbia..
The Slave Case of Antonio Pacheco.
Lincoln's Amendment to Gott's Resolution.
Declines Election to the United States Senate, in favor of Trumbull.