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Students leaf through art books in Seymour Library during an art class.

The Abraham Lincoln Collection


Knox College Library

Special Collections and Archives

371 S. West Street

Galesburg, IL 61401-4999



Historical books in Seymour Library.

This collection is made up of primary sources documenting the life of Abraham Lincoln, including speeches and other published writings.

The collection also contains biographies of Lincoln and other early secondary sources on his life and career, especially those which document or focus upon the use of any primary source.

Abraham Lincoln "The Life and Public Services of Hon. Abraham Lincoln"
Abraham Lincoln The Life and public services of Hon. Abraham Lincoln, with a portrait on steel, to which is added a biographical sketch of Hon. Hannibal Hamlin by D.W. Bartlett. Asher, Indianapolis, 1860.
Knox College

Printed on Sunday, January 20, 2019