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Lincoln, Abraham



  • Existence: 1809 - 1865

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Lula Faye Clegg papers

 Collection — Box: SFC2 [F09.090.02.02], Folder: 169
Identifier: MS0169
Overview Material relating to the theory that Abraham Lincoln was the illegitimate son of Abraham Enloe of Rutherford County, N.C. Includes notarized statements (1939) supporting the allegation.
Dates: 1939, 1943, 1979-1998; 1939 - 1943

Selby A. Daniels papers

 Collection — Box: SFC2 [F09.090.02.02], Folder: 211
Identifier: MS0211
Overview Contains essays, newspaper clippings and magazine articles concerning Abraham Lincoln's paternity. Also includes an essay by Daniels about the social history of Fremont, NC and Aycock family genealogy.
Dates: 1805, 1952-2003

Joint Session : Commemoration ceremony, 1959 February 12

 Item — Box: 1 [F09.284.01.01]
Scope and Contents Label: Orsonic Recording Services, Feb. 12, 1959, Carl Sandburg. Two-sided. Special joint session of Congress, February 12, 1959, in commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the birth of Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865) (Narration, John Brademas ; introduction, Sam Rayburn ; address, Carl Sandburg ; Gettysburg Address read by Frederick March). Sandburg was the first non-government civilian every invited to address a joint session of Congress.
Dates: 1959 February 12

Presidents collection

Identifier: MS0310
Overview Newspapers, magazines and other ephemera relating to presidents of the United States. Contains items concerning the political careers and deaths of George Washington (1800), Abraham Lincoln (1865), James A. Garfield (1881), Ulysses S. Grant (1885), William McKinley (1901), Warren G. Harding (1923), Franklin D. Roosevelt (1945), and John F. Kennedy (1963). Also includes text of Calvin Coolidge's acceptance speech (1924), and an issue of Newsweek regarding the attempted assasination (1981) of...
Dates: 1800-1981

Small World, 1959 February 7

 Item — Box: 1 [F09.284.01.01]
Scope and Contents Two-sided Orsonic recording. Label dated 2-7-1959. Episode 19, season 1 of Small World with Edward R. Murrow, Everett Dirksen, C. Northcote Parkinson and Carl Sandburg discussed Abraham Lincoln. [Each week, "Small World" presented a filmed, intercontinental conversation that linked moderator, Murrow, in NY with three internationally known figures located in different parts of the world. The participants could not see each other, but heard one another via telephone lines and radio. Film cameras...
Dates: 1959 February 7