Title: President Lincoln and the Chicago Memorial ...
Publisher: Maryland Historical Society, Baltimore
Publication Date: 1888
Small 4to. Stiff tan wrappers. 36pp. Fair. Front wrapper heavily chipped and barely attached, with stain from old tape repair; lacks rear wrapper. Fund Publication No. 27, being a paper read before the Maryland Historical Society on December 12, 1887. The president of Howard University gives a firsthand account of "a public meeting of Christian people in Chicago" who organized to pressure Lincoln for emancipation. Patton inscribes the front wrapper "With the respects of / The Author." Very uncommon. MONAGHAN 1042. Bookseller Inventory # 18064
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