Below is a sample of new documents written by Abraham Lincoln or with substantial endorsements written by Lincoln that do not appear in The Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln (1953-55) or either of its supplements (1974, 1990). Because the Papers of Abraham Lincoln has a much broader scope, the project has also scanned thousands of letters to Lincoln and other documents not included in the Collected Works.
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A. S. Williams III Collection of Americana, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL
Record Group 56, General Records of the Department of the Treasury, 1775-1990, Entry 82: Letters Received, 1789-1912, Bound Letters, 1789-1869, Letters Received from Executive Officers (AB Series), 1831-1869, National Archives and Records Administration, College Park, MD
Record Group 94, Records of the Adjutant General's Office, Entry 360: Colored Troops Division, 1763-1889, Letters Received, 1863-1888, National Archives Building, Washington, DC
Record Group 60, General Records of the Department of Justice, Entry 350: Personnel Records, Records Relating to Appointments and Other Actions for Positions in Federal Courts and Judicial Districts, Records Relating to the Appointment of Federal Judges, Marshals, and Attorneys, 1853-1901, National Archives and Records Administration, College Park, MD
Dr. Robert Small Trust and Sotheby's
Colgate University, Hamilton, NY
Lincoln Memorial Shrine, A. K. Smiley Public Library, Redlands, CA