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Book, belonging to Abraham Lincoln
Book, belonging to Abraham Lincoln
Resource Typeimage
TitleBook, belonging to Abraham Lincoln
Coverage / Year1850
Description"The Life and Adventures of Black Hawk: with sketches of Keokuk, the Sac and Fox Indians and the late Black Hawk War." By Benjamin Drake. Cincinnati, OH; E. Morgan & Co., 1850. Tooled cloth binding. L 7 1/2" x W 4 1/2" x D 1".
InterpretationBelonged to Abraham Lincoln during his residence in Springfield, IL 1844-1861. The subject was of great personal interest to Lincoln, as he served as a captain of volunteers during the Black Hawk War of 1832. However, he never experienced combat.
Lesson Plans / ThemesAmerican Communities in History; Antebellum Society and the Civil War; How We Learn About Communities
Learning Standards16 History
Author or CreatorDrake, Benjamin
SourceOn exhibit at Lincoln Home National Historic Site.
Subject / KeywordsLincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Antebellum; Book; Literature; Books; Native American; History
Collection PublisherLincoln Home National Historic Site
Further InformationFor any further information related to this record, please contact the Collection Publisher. See for more information about this project.
Rights Management Statement
Resource IdentifierLIHO 866
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