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ILLUSTRATIONS.

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Abraham Lincoln. (From his first photo- Learning Arithmetic Under Difficulties..... 33

graph, taken in Chicago in 1857). Frontispiece. Sarah Bush Lincoln. (From a photograph

Norwich Cathedral...

2 in possession of Mrs. Harriet Chapman,

Public Square, Norwich..
3 Charleston, Ill.)...

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The Meadows of Norfolk..

5 Site of Jones's Store at Gentryville, Ind.

Hingham Meeting house..

6 (From a photograph taken by the author,

Freehold Meeting-house.
7 1890).

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Daniel Boone.....

9 Dennis Hanks. (From a photograph taken

Captured by the Indians...

10 in 1889). ....

The Site of Bryant's Fort..

11 Two Shining Half-dollars..

Defending the Fort.
13 Planter's Home. ...

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The Spot once occupied by the Cabin in Homes of the Slaves..

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which Abraham Lincoln was Born. (From Flat-boats ....

a photograph taken by the author, 1890) 18 Making a Camp for the Night....

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A Dutch-oven. (From a photograph taken “I cannot bear to see even a puppy in dis-

by the author, Nolin's Creek, Ky., October, tress".

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1891).....

19 Places in Illinois Frequented by Abraham

The Listening Boy Hears the Wonderful Lincoln....

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Story......

21 Sangamon River near New Salem. (From

Little Mound Meeting-house, Hodgensville, a photograph taken by the author in 1890) 55

Ky. (From a photograph taken by the au- “He stood in the auction-room where they

thor, October, 1891)...
24 were sold”.

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Site of Thomas Lincoln's Home on Knob A Creole Home in New Orleans..

61

Creek. (From a photograph taken by the The Lincoln Home, Farmington, Ill. (From

author, October, 1891)....
25 a photograph taken in 1890)..

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Points of Interest in the Early Life of Abra- Rutledge's Mill. (From a photograph by C.S.

ham Lincoln...

26 McCullough, Petersburg, Ill.)........ 74

Junction of Salt River with the Ohio, where Oak-trees Standing near the Site of Berry &

Thomas Lincoln's Boat was Capsized. Lincoln's Store. (From a photograph by

(From a photograph taken by the author, C. S. McCullough, Petersburg, Ill.)......

1890)...
27 William G. Green, October, 1890..

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Grave of Nancy Hanks Lincoln, Pigeon George D. Prentice...

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Creek, Ind. (From a photograph taken Grave of Ann Rutledge. (From a photograph

by the author, October, 1890)...... 28 by C. S. McCullough, Petersburg, Ill.)..... 86

Site of Thomas Lincoln's Indiana Home. ... 31 | William Lloyd Garrison...

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Presbyterian Church, Springfield.... 97 Desk upon which President Lincoln wrote

Edward Dickinson Baker....

100 his first Inaugural...

.... 201

Court-house, Petersburg. (From a photo- Lincoln & Herndon's Office in the Third

graph taken by the author, 1890)... 104

Building from the Corner. (From a pho-

William Henry Harrison..

109 tograph taken by the author in October,

Lucy Gilman Speed. (From a painting by 1890)......

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Bush, in possession of the family)...... 113 The State-house, Springfield, I11., 1860. 203

Seeing Slavery at its Best.....

117 Wide Awakes.

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Negro Cabins on a Kentucky Plantation... 119 Fac-simile of Lincoln's Letter to Grace
General James Shields. (From a photo- Bedell......

209

graph taken in 1861)...

121 Buchanan's Cabinet..

213

Martin Van Buren.

123 The Chapman House, Charleston, Ill. (From

Globe Tavern. (From a photograplı). 124

a photograph taken by the author in Oc.

Henry Clay.....

126 tober, 1890).

216

John Quincy Adams. (From a painting by Jefferson Davis..

218

G. P. A. Healy, in the Corcoran Gallery, Railroad Station, Springfield.

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Washington)....

129 John Pope. ...

221

Lewis Cass.

131 David Hunter....

223

Oliver Wendell Holmes..

138 Raising the Flag over Independence Hall.. 228

Mr. Lincoln's Home. (From a photograph Andrew G. Curtin...

230

taken by the author in 1890)....

140 Edwin V. Sumner...

231

Franklin Pierce..

141 Inauguration of President Lincoln.

237

John G. Whittier.

143 Salmon P. Chase..

241

John Brown....

144 | Montgomery Blair...

243

Representatives' Chamber..

146 Henry Wilson....

245

Norman B. Judd..

149 Gideon Welles.

247

John Charles Fremont..

152 Robert E. Lee..

249

Roger B. Taney.

164 John A. Andrew..

251

James Buchanan.

155 Administering the Oath to Citizen Soldiers. 253

Horace Greeley..

159 Reverdy Johnson..

257

Abraham Lincoln's Inkstand..

164 Thomas H. Hicks.

259

Leonard Swett...

165 Marshall House...

261

Harper's Ferry..

174 Douglas Monument..

266

William Cullen Bryant.

176 George B. McClellan...

269

Elihu B. Washburne...

177 Last Meeting between General Scott, the

Democratic Convention, 1860.

183 Cabinet, and President..

271

Benjamin F. Butler..

187 Ulysses S. Grant....

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Seceders’ Convention, St. Andrew's Hall.... 188 A Contraband Coming into Camp.

281

Richard Oglesby.

189 Henry W. Halleck...

291

David Davis...

191 Edwin M. Stanton.

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Edward Bates...

193 Francis Vinton....

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Republican Wigwam, Chicago, 1860. 194 General Wadsworth..

315

Thurlow Weed...

195 Hampton Roads..

319

William H. Seward..

197 William A. Buckingham, War Governor of

Hannibal Hamlin..

198 Connecticut....

325

Mrs. Lincoln, 1861. (From a photograph Edwin D. Morgan, War Governor of New

in possession of the author). ....

199

York.

327

William D. Kelley.

200 | William Dennison, War Governor of Ohio.. 329

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War Meeting in Washington..

336 President Lincoln and Cabinet Receiving the

Charles F. Browne (“Artemus Ward"). ... 343 Cannon Captured by Sheridan........ 465

President Lincoln at McClellan's Head- Passage of the Amendment to the Constitu-

quarters....
347 tion Prohibiting Slavery....

474

Ambrose E. Burnside...
352 Alexander H. Stephens...

479

Charles Sumner..
357 | R. M. T. Hunter ....

481

Henry J. Raymond..
360 General Grant's Headquarters..

492

Joseph Hooker...

364 Key of the Richmond Slave Prison. (In pos-

Benjamin F. Wade.
368 session of the author)...

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Owen Lovejoy.
371 Military Railroad, City Point..

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John Brough..
384 Parke Station ......

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Edward Everett..
387 President Lincoln in Richmond..

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Gettysburg Monument.
389 Confederate Presidential Mansion ..

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Thaddeus Stevens..

393 House in which Abraham Lincoln Died.... 516

General Grant Receiving His Commission.. 397 John Wilkes Booth. (From a photograph

Sunday Afternoon..
407 taken in 1864)....

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Andrew Johnson..

414 Mrs. Surratt's House. (From a photograph

Clement L. Vallandigham.
417 taken in 1865)....

522

William P. Fessenden

419 Diagram of the Box Occupied by President

Zachariah Chandler .
422 Lincoln.......

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Reuben E. Fenton..

433 Ford's Theatre, as Draped After the Presi-

Horatio Seymour..

440 dent's Death. (From a photograph taken

George H. Pendleton .
443 at the time)....

525

Philip Sheridan .....

447 Monument to Abraham Lincoln, Oak Ridge

David R. Locke (“Petroleum V. Nasby").. 451 Cemetery, Springfield, Ill. (From a photo-

Soldiers Voting...

459 graph taken by the author in 1890)..... 529

Oliver P. Morton...

462 Statue by St. Gaudens, Lincoln Park, Chicago 533

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