Phillip W. Magness

Historian – 19th century United States

A brief guide to colonization documents omitted from the Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln

| January 7, 2014

For more than half a century the Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln, edited by Roy P. Basler, has been the standard go-to volume for a compendium of known documents authored by Abraham Lincoln. As might be expected with any collection that attempts to aggregate the writings of a prolific political figure, many documents were overlooked […]