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Abraham Lincoln & the Widow Bixby

by F. Lauriston Bullard

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Published by Rutgers University Press in New Brunswick .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lincoln, Abraham, -- 1809-1865,
  • Bixby, Lydia Parker, -- 1801?-1878

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby F. Lauriston Bullard
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 154 p.
    Number of Pages154
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16642013M
    LC Control Number47003083

      John Hay believed that “real history is told in private letters,” and the more than surviving letters and telegrams from his Civil War days prove that to be true, showing Abraham Lincoln in action: “The Tycoon is in fine whack. I have rarely seen him more serene & busy. He is managing this war, the draft, foreign relations, and planning a reconstruction of the Union, all at once. , Abraham Lincoln and the Widow Bixby / by F. Lauriston Bullard Rutgers University Press New Brunswick Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further citation fields that may be required.

    Three years after Basler's article appeared, F. Lauriston Bullard, chief editorial writer of the Boston Herald and head of the Lincoln Group of Boston, published Abraham Lincoln and the Widow Bixby, which denied that Hay had composed the letter. Bullard pointed to several considerations that made him doubt the claims of Hay's authorship: Hay. Abraham Lincoln and the Widow Bixby (Classic Reprint): Wakefield, Sherman Day: Books - or: Sherman Day Wakefield.

    A good book on the topic is Abraham Lincoln and the Widow Bixby by F. Lauriston Bullard (New Brunswick, Rutgers University Press, ). For some interesting observations on this question, please see Jason Emerson's article entitled "New Evidence From an Ignored Voice: Robert Todd Lincoln and the Authorship of the Bixby Letter" in the Summer. Saving Private Ryan, Steven Spielberg’s big movie of , prefaces its plot with the very moving reading of a famous letter of condolence written by Abraham Lincoln to Lydia Bixby, a widow in Boston who had lost five sons in the Civil letter, dated Novem , says: “I have been shown in the files of the War Department a statement of the Adjutant General of Massachusetts.


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A short, sincere note from Abraham Lincoln to the widow Lydia Bixby, of Boston, upon the Governor of Massachusetts’ suggestion that. Legend holds that on NovemPresident Abraham Lincoln composes a letter to Lydia Bixby, a widow and mother of five men who had.

Letter to Mrs. Bixby In the autumn of Massachusetts Governor John A. Andrew wrote to President Lincoln asking him to express condolences to Mrs. Lydia Bixby, a widow believed to have lost five sons during the Civil War. Lincoln's letter to her was printed by the Boston Evening Transcript.

Later it was revealed that only two of Mrs. Bixby's five sons died in battle, Charles and Oliver. Abraham Lincoln & the Widow Bixby by F. Lauriston Bullard,Rutgers University Press edition, in English. LAUBISTON BULLAED $ Abraham Lincoln THE WIDOW BIXBY By F. LAURISTON BULLARD BEGINNING of the Bixby affair was a letter, now the most forged of all Lincoln documents, written by the warm-hearted leader of a people involved in the Civil War to a widow who had lost five sons on its battle.

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Publication: New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, First edition. Near fine in very good dustwrapper with a modest creased tear on the front panel, and a little age-toning. Abraham Lincoln and the Widow Bixby (Classic Reprint) [Wakefield, Sherman Day] on *FREE* shipping on eligible orders.

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Bixby.; Pamphlet, flexible boards. OCLC Number: Holding Institution: Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, Allen County Public Library, Fort Wayne, Indiana Available for Viewing: By. Private Edward (Arthur Edward) Bixby, First Massachusetts Heavy Artillery, deserted May 28 or 29, The most complete single source of information among the several books and pamphlets, as well as the numerous articles on the subject, is F.

Lauriston Bullard, Abraham Lincoln and the Widow Bixby. Abraham Lincoln & the Widow Bixby. New Brunswick, Rutgers University Press, (OCoLC) Named Person: Abraham Lincoln; Lydia Parker Bixby; Lydia Parker Bixby; Abraham Lincoln: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: F Lauriston Bullard; Alfred Whital Stern Collection of Lincolniana (Library of Congress).

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