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Abraham Lincoln Association Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-BC2

Scope and Contents

Papers of the Abraham Lincoln Association, documenting the association's efforts to promote the life and memory of President Abraham Lincoln. These files include records for both the Centennial Association and the Abraham Lincoln Associationand contain mostly the business records of the executive secretaries: Warren, Bunn, Angle, Pratt, Barringer, and Basler.

Dates

  • Created: 1908-1958

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Open for access.

Extent

47.16 Cubic Feet

Language of Materials

English

Arrangement Note

Correspondence is arranged chronologically by year and alphabetically within each year.Approximately 38, 700 letters are filed in 43 MS boxes. The minutes, membership lists, and businessledgers are filed in 4 archival boxes. Following these are 18 archival boxes containing thecorrespondence, working copy, and galleys for the Collected Works and other publications of theAssociation. For additional information see related material filed in the Lincoln Collection.
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Repository Details

Part of the Manuscript Collection Repository

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