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Abraham Lincoln and reformers

Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection

Abraham Lincoln and reformers

John Bright

by Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Reformers,
  • Contemporaries,
  • History

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    Other titlesJohn Bright
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 pieces on 8 leaves :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25528021M
    OCLC/WorldCa843208542

    He had an eye on Lincoln's popularity—his present and future success; and believing that if the book was published it would kill Lincoln forever, he snatched it from Lincoln's hand when Lincoln was not expecting it, and ran it into an old-fashioned tinplate stove, heated as hot as a furnace; and so Lincoln's book went up to the clouds in smoke.   Remembering the Ladies — Reformers and Writers. The introduction of cartes-de-visite photographs during the s revolutionized photography and created a new hobby for many Americans. Cartes-de-visite could be mass produced, which made them both inexpensive and widely available.


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