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The Resource Abraham Lincoln, by Albert Shaw

Abraham Lincoln, by Albert Shaw

Label
Abraham Lincoln
Title
Abraham Lincoln
Statement of responsibility
by Albert Shaw
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1857-1947
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shaw, Albert
Dewey number
923.1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
E457.3
LC item number
.S51
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • United States
  • United States of America; political and social history; Civil War; personalities; Lincoln, Abraham
  • Verenigde Staten; politieke en sociale geschiedenis; burgeroorlog; personen; Lincoln, Abraham
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Politics and government
  • United States
Label
Abraham Lincoln, by Albert Shaw
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • On cover: A cartoon history
  • Profusely illustrated with contemporary cartoons, portraits and scenes
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
v. 1. His path to the presidency. Lincoln's place in history -- The presidential office -- The education of a future president -- A frontier youth encounters slavery -- Lincoln's first taste of politics and war -- Lincoln becomes a lawmaker -- A definite position on the slave question -- Emancipation projects: Lincoln's plan -- A crisis in national banking -- The boisterous Harrison campaign -- Tyler: a president without a party -- Clay loses his third campaign -- War with Mexico: the Oregon crisis -- Lincoln, the Congressman -- Washington in Polk's time -- Lincoln a leader in the politics of 1848 -- Lincoln returns to private life -- Birth of the Republican Party -- The presidential election of 1856 -- Lincoln and Douglas: a supreme debate -- How the two Illinois rivals stood -- Douglas wins a costly victory -- Buchanan surveys the world at large -- John Brown attempts emancipation -- Congress meets in bitter dissension -- Lincoln addresses the East -- v. 2. The year of his election. Opening scenes of a political year -- Hopeless division at Charleston -- Guiding minds at the capitol -- A genuine middle-ground party -- The Republican Convention at Chicago -- Abraham Lincoln is nominated -- Why Seward was not available -- The compromise that made Lincoln famous -- Northern Democrats nominate Douglas -- Breckinridge the Southern choice -- What manner of men are these? -- Lincoln in the half-year's contest -- Douglas in the campaign, and after -- Mr. Buchanan entertains, in a trying season -- South Carolina takes steps -- Secession vs. coercion: the dilemma -- Three months of futile talk in Congress -- The cotton states in flight -- The Confederacy organizes -- Loyalists now surround Buchanan -- "Defensive coercion": a new policy -- Lincoln takes command of his party -- Cameron: an episode in cabinet making -- Seward: principal or under-study? -- Lincolns and Todds: a family chapter -- A triumphal tour, with its anti-climax -- Scenes of a well-ordered inauguration
Control code
17288468
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
2 volumes
Lccn
30000572
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm00445079
  • (OCoLC)445079
Label
Abraham Lincoln, by Albert Shaw
Publication
Note
  • On cover: A cartoon history
  • Profusely illustrated with contemporary cartoons, portraits and scenes
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
v. 1. His path to the presidency. Lincoln's place in history -- The presidential office -- The education of a future president -- A frontier youth encounters slavery -- Lincoln's first taste of politics and war -- Lincoln becomes a lawmaker -- A definite position on the slave question -- Emancipation projects: Lincoln's plan -- A crisis in national banking -- The boisterous Harrison campaign -- Tyler: a president without a party -- Clay loses his third campaign -- War with Mexico: the Oregon crisis -- Lincoln, the Congressman -- Washington in Polk's time -- Lincoln a leader in the politics of 1848 -- Lincoln returns to private life -- Birth of the Republican Party -- The presidential election of 1856 -- Lincoln and Douglas: a supreme debate -- How the two Illinois rivals stood -- Douglas wins a costly victory -- Buchanan surveys the world at large -- John Brown attempts emancipation -- Congress meets in bitter dissension -- Lincoln addresses the East -- v. 2. The year of his election. Opening scenes of a political year -- Hopeless division at Charleston -- Guiding minds at the capitol -- A genuine middle-ground party -- The Republican Convention at Chicago -- Abraham Lincoln is nominated -- Why Seward was not available -- The compromise that made Lincoln famous -- Northern Democrats nominate Douglas -- Breckinridge the Southern choice -- What manner of men are these? -- Lincoln in the half-year's contest -- Douglas in the campaign, and after -- Mr. Buchanan entertains, in a trying season -- South Carolina takes steps -- Secession vs. coercion: the dilemma -- Three months of futile talk in Congress -- The cotton states in flight -- The Confederacy organizes -- Loyalists now surround Buchanan -- "Defensive coercion": a new policy -- Lincoln takes command of his party -- Cameron: an episode in cabinet making -- Seward: principal or under-study? -- Lincolns and Todds: a family chapter -- A triumphal tour, with its anti-climax -- Scenes of a well-ordered inauguration
Control code
17288468
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
2 volumes
Lccn
30000572
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm00445079
  • (OCoLC)445079

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