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Author Holzer, Harold
Title Lincoln seen and heard / Harold Holzer
Imprint Lawrence : University Press of Kansas, 2000
book jacket
 Mo  B 973.7092 H762-2    AVAILABLE    30550100437845
Descript xi, 226 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
"Prized in every liberty-loving household": the image of the great emancipator in the graphic arts -- "That attractive rainbow": the image of Lincoln as commander in chief -- Dying to be seen: prints of the Lincoln assassination -- The mirror image of Civil War memory: Abraham Lincoln and Jefferson Davis in popular prints -- With malice toward one, or "ridicule without much malice?" Lincoln in caricature reconsidered -- Lincoln in confederate cartoons: a "lean-sided Yankee," seldom seen -- "Tokens of respect" and "heartfelt thanks": how Lincoln coped with presidential gifts -- "Avoid saying foolish things": the legacy of Lincoln's impromptu oratory -- The poetry and prose of the Emancipation Proclamation -- Lincoln's "flat failure": the Gettysburg myth revisited
Subject Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Portraits
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Caricatures and cartoons
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Oratory
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Public opinion
Public opinion -- United States -- History -- 19th century
Political culture -- United States -- History -- 19th century
Prints, American -- 19th century
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