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.
Click on an image to enlarge.
Henry Horner Lincoln Collection, Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum, Springfield, IL
Record Group 94, Records of the Adjutant General’s Office, Entry 416: Records of the Division of the Adjutant General’s Office, "Addison Files," 1848-62, Letters Received Relating to Soldiers, 1848-1862, National Archives Building, Washington, DC
Record Group 56, General Records of the Department of the Treasury, 1775-1990, Entry 210: Part II - Records of Various Divisions within the Office of the Secretary of the Treasury, Records of the Division of Appointments, Correspondence of the Division, Applications and Recommendations for Positions in the Washington, D.C. Offices of the Treasury Department, 1830-1910, National Archives and Records Administration, College Park, MD
Catalogue de La Precieuse Collection d'Autographes Composant le Gabinet de M. Alfred Bovet (Paris, 1884), 55
Record Group 94, Records of the Adjutant General’s Office, Entry 12: Letters Received by the Office of the Adjutant General (Main Series), 1861-1870, National Archives Building, Washington, DC.
Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum, Springfield, IL