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Folder 4

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 4
Identifier: Folder 4

Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

The collection consists largely of printed books, pamphlets, memorial sermons, and offprints concerning Abraham Lincoln that were collected by Waldo. Noteworthy items in this collection include the first edition of Lincoln's debates with Stephen A. Douglas, Photographs of Abraham Lincoln, by Frederick Meserve (1911) and a reprint copy of the New York Herald, April 15, 1865 proclaiming that Lincoln was shot.

Dates

  • 1860-1960; bulk 1865-1931
  • Other: Date acquired: 1947

Extent

From the Collection: 26 boxes

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Western Michigan University Archives & Regional History Collections Repository

Contact:
Charles C. and Lynn L. Zhang Legacy Collections Center
1650 Oakland Drive
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5307 US
(269) 387-8490