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Book, "Revised Statutes of the State of Illinois"
Book, "Revised Statutes of the State of Illinois"
Resource Typeimage
TitleBook, "Revised Statutes of the State of Illinois"
Coverage / Year1845; Early Victorian, Springfield, IL
Description"Revised Statutes of the State of Illinois". M. Brayman, 1845. L 9" x W 5 3/4" x D 2 3/8".
InterpretationTradition holds that this book was used by Abraham Lincoln. This is partially supported by the fact that the book was featured in the original Osbourne Oldroyd collection of Lincoln memorabilia, located in the Lincoln Home in the 1880's.
Lesson Plans / ThemesAmerican Communities in History; Antebellum Society and the Civil War; How we learn about communities
Learning Standards16 History
Author or CreatorBrayman, M.
SourceTransferred from Ford's Theatre NHS, Washington, D.C.
Subject / KeywordsLincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Book; Books; Publishing; Furnishings; Written communication
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 5391
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