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Frick autograph albums (M067)

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Title:
Frick autograph albums
Creator:
Frick, Henry Clay, 1849-1919
ID:
M067
Date [inclusive]:
1789-1917
Extent:
2.0 volumes
Language:
English
Repository:
George J. Mitchell Department of Special Collections & Archives, Bowdoin College Library, Brunswick, Maine 04011
Abstract:
The Frick Lincoln Autograph Album contains ten ALS and DS by Abraham Lincoln, members of his cabinet, and prominent contemporaries, including Stephen Douglas and Ulysses S. Grant.
Preferred Citation:

Frick Autograph Albums, George J. Mitchell Department of Special Collections & Archives, Bowdoin College Library.

United States industrialist, art collector, and philanthropist, Henry Clay Frick helped build some of the largest coke and steel operations in the world.

The Frick Lincoln Autograph Album contains ten ALS and DS by Abraham Lincoln, members of his cabinet, and prominent contemporaries, including Stephen Douglas and Ulysses S. Grant. These are bound into a copy of Carl Schurz's "Lincoln: A Biographical Essay...." The Frick Presidential Autograph Album contains autographs of presidents of the United States, from Washington to Wilson (1789-1917). Both albums were compiled by Henry Clay Frick.

"The Life of Abraham Lincoln, with an Essay on his Portraits," by Carl Schurz; 1907. Includes ten autograph letters, including a note signed by Lincoln

Vault-Volume 1

"Autographs of the Presidents, 1789-1917"

Vault-Volume 2
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