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Henry Ward Beecher Manuscript, 1864

Title
Henry Ward Beecher Manuscript, 1864
ID
Mss. 94 B39
Extent
0.1 Cubic Feet
Scope and Contents
Manuscript draft, dated  30 Oct. 1864,  written by Henry Ward Beecher comparing Abraham Lincoln to Wendell Phillips, being particularly praiseworthy of Phillips. Typescript included.
Creators
Beecher, Henry Ward (1813-1887)
Subjects
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
Phillips, Wendall, 1811-1884
United States--Presidents
Virginia--Politics and Government--19th century
Genres
Letters (correspondence)
Manuscripts (document genre)
Languages
English

Administrative Information

Acquired
06/07/1994.
Restrictions
Collection is open to all researchers. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, such as the Virginia Public Records Act (Code of Virginia. § 42.1-76-91); and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (Code of Virginia § 2.2-3705.5). Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. If sensitive material is found in this collection, please contact a staff member immediately. The disclosure of personally identifiable information pertaining to a living individual may have legal consequences for which the College of William and Mary assumes no responsibility.
Rights
Before reproducing or quoting from any materials, in whole or in part, permission must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.
Acquisition Note
Purchase
Preferred Citation
Henry Ward Beecher Manuscript, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Papers
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