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Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) The address of the Hon. Abraham Lincoln [Cooper Institute address]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC00533 Author/Creator: Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Place Written: New York Type: Pamphlet Date: 1860 Pagination: 32 p. 22 x 14 cm

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC00533 Author/Creator: Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Place Written: New York Type: Pamphlet Date: 1860 Pagination: 32 p. 22 x 14 cm

Summary of Content: Disbound. First edition but third printing of remarks. Annotated by Cephas Brainerd and Charles C. Nott. Not in Sabin but related to B41160. Known as the Cooper Union (Cooper Institute) address. This speech in New York was instrumental in Lincoln's election to the Presidency in 1860. Similar to Monaghan #68.

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Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Subjects: PresidentElectionPresidential Speeches and ProclamationsPoliticsRepublican PartySlaveryAfrican American HistoryUS Constitution

Sub Era: Age of Jackson

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