The Resource Treasures of the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library, edited by Glenna R. Schroeder-Lein

Treasures of the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library, edited by Glenna R. Schroeder-Lein

Label
Treasures of the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
Title
Treasures of the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
Statement of responsibility
edited by Glenna R. Schroeder-Lein
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library in Springfield, Illinois, houses a trove of invaluable historical resources concerning all aspects of the Prairie State's past. Treasures of the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library commemorates the institution's 125-year history, as well as its contributions to scholarship and education by highlighting a selection of eighty-five treasures from among more than twelve million items in the library's collections. After opening with a historical overview and extensive chronology of the Library, the volume organizes the treasures by various topics, includi
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
026/.97370977356
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E457.65
LC item number
.T74 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • catalogs
Label
Treasures of the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library, edited by Glenna R. Schroeder-Lein
Publication
Note
Includes index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • none
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Jacket Flaps; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Foreword; Preface; Introduction; A Word about the Book; Part One. Background; 1. Library Historical Overview; Chronology; 2. Organization of the Library; Part Two. The Library's Treasures; 3. "Old Stuff"; 4. Locations; 5. Business; 6. Mid-Nineteenth Century; 7. Ethnicity; 8. World Wars I and II; 9. Art; 10. Unusual Items; Afterword; Acknowledgments; Staff Lists; Index; Editor biography; Colophon; Back Cover
Control code
ocn890676005
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 199 pages :)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780809333370
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b33979601
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)890676005
  • ebl0809333376

Library Locations

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