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Abraham Lincoln scrapbooks and ephemera
5.0 Linear feet(3 volumes, 1 flat box, and 13 half boxes)
Arranged in 2 series: 1) Scrapbooks and clippings; 2) Ephemera
The collection consists of materials, compiled by collector Harvey E. Lemmen, as part of his extensive book, manuscript, ephemera and art collection on the life and death of the 16th President of the United States, Abraham Lincoln. Three large scrapbooks of newspaper clippings and articles from local and national press are titled, v. 1 Lincolniana: his assassination and funeral; v.2 Lincoln in pictures; v. 3 Lincoln in advertising. The boxes contain auction/sales cards, correspondence with dealers, iconography, inventories, photos, reproductions, portraits, stamp and postcard materials, travel guides, calendars, brochures, and other ephemera related to Lincoln.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
Restrictions on Access
Collection is open for research use.
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[Identification of item], Abraham Lincoln scrapbooks and ephemera (RHC-67). Special Collections & University Archives, Grand Valley State University Libraries.