COLLECTIONS AND MANUSCRIPTS
INTERVIEWS, AUDIO, AND VIDEO RECORDINGS
CHS Chicago Historical Society
Abraham Lincoln Collection. CHS
Archives and Manuscripts Collection. CHS.
Artifact authority files. Department of Collection Services. CHS.
Decorative and Industrial Arts Collection. CHS.
Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago, Illinois.
Ford's Theatre National Historic Site, and the National Park Service, Washington, DC.
Charles F. Gunther Collection. CHS.
History of Medicine Division, National Library of Medicine, Bethesda, Maryland.
Lincoln Museum, Ft. Wayne, Indiana.
Massachusetts Medical Society, Boston, Massachusetts.
Hope B. McCormick Costume Center. CHS.
McLellan Lincoln Collection. John Hay Library, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island.
Northwestern University Library, Evanston, Illinois.
Paintings and Sculpture Collection. CHS.
Parks & History Association, Alexandria, Virginia.
Prints and Photographs Collection. CHS.
University of Delaware Library, Newark, Delaware.
Wilberforce University Archives, Wilberforce, Ohio.
Chicago Institute of Music Chorale. Lutkin Hall, Northwestern University. 27 March 2000.
Gaensslen, Robert. University of Illinois, Chicago. 10 February 2000.
Stoney, David. McCrone Research Institute, Chicago. 10 February 2000.
Jennifer Wanat. McCrone Research Institute, Chicago. 10 February 2000.
Abraham Lincoln: A Press Portrait. Athens, Ga.: University of Georgia Press, 1989.
Arnold, Isaac N. The Life of Abraham Lincoln. 1884. 4th ed. Lincoln, Neb.: University of Nebraska Press, 1994.
H.R. Hawley & Co (publishers, 1865).The Assassination and History of the Conspiracy: a One-Hundred Year Old Chronicle of the Assassination of President Lincoln form the Early Plotting to the Execution of the Conspirators. New York: Hobbs & Dorman, 1965.
Baber, Adin. Nancy Hanks: the Destined Mother of a President. Kansas, Ill.: Private printing, 1963.
Bak, Richard. The Day Lincoln Was Shot: an Illustrated Chronicle. Dallas, Texas: Taylor Publishing Co., 1998.
Barclay & Co. (publishers), The Terrible Tragedy at Washington Assassination of President Lincoln. Philadelphia, Penn., 1865.
Baughman, Mr. and Mrs. J.S. Instruction Book for Baughman's Adjustable Tailor System. Burlington, Iowa: Tabor-Burns Co., 1901.
Boritt, Gabor S., and Norman O. Forness, ed.s. The Historian's Lincoln: Pseudohistory, Psychohistory, and History. Urbana, Ill.: University of Illinois Press, 1988.
Clark, Champ. Assassination: the Death of the President. Time-Life Books American Civil War Series. Alexandria, Va.: Time-Life Books, 1987.
Chicago Times, January - July, 1865.
Clemens, Samuel. Mark Twain's Autobiography. 2 vols. New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1924.
Creahan, John. The Life of Laura Keene, Actress, Artist, Manager and Scholar. Philadelphia, Pa.: Rodgers Publishing Company, 1897.
Crook, William H. Through Five Administrations: Reminiscences of Colonel William H. Crook, Body-Guard to the President. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1910.
Crook, William H. "Lincoln's Last Day: New Facts Now Told for the First Time." Harper's Monthly Magazine 115 (1907): 519-530.
Current, Richard Nelson. Arguing with Historians: Essays on the Historical and the Unhistorical. Middletown, Conn.: Wesleyan University Press, 1987.
Davidson, Glen W. "Abraham Lincoln and the DNA Controversy." Journal of the Abraham Lincoln Association 17, no. 1 (1996): 1-26.
Eaton, Edward Bailey. War Photographs Taken on the Battlefields during the Civil War of the United States. Hartford, Conn.: E.B. Eaton, 1907.
Ellis, John B. The Sights and Secrets of the National Capital: A Work Descriptive of Washington City in All Its Various Phases. Chicago, Ill.: Jones, Junkins and Co., 1869.
"Eye-Witness Recalls Scene of Lincoln's Assassination." Kansas City Star, 8 February 1925.
Falk, Rodney H."The 'Thumb Sign' in Marfan's Syndrome," New England Journal of Medicine 333(7): 430, 1995.
Ferguson, W.J. "I Saw Lincoln Shot!" American Magazine, August 1920, 15.
Ferguson, W.J. "Lincoln's Death." The Saturday Evening Post, 12 February 1927, 37-49.
Ferguson, W.J. I Saw Booth Shoot Lincoln. Austin, Texas: Pemberton Press, 1969.
"Find Actor's Story of Lincoln's Death." New York Times, 14 February 1926.
Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, 28 February 1863.
Gray, John A. "The Fate of the Lincoln Conspirators: The Account of the Hanging, Given by Lieutenant-Colonel Christian Rath, the Executioner." McClure's Magazine 37 (October 1911): 626-636.
Hanchett, William. The Lincoln Murder Conspiracies. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1983.
Harper's Weekly. 1861-1867.
Harrell, Carolyn L. When the Bells Tolled for Lincoln: Southern Reaction to the Assassination. Macon, Ga.: Mercer University Press, 1997.
Harris, Neil. Cultural Excursions: Marketing Appetites and Cultural Tastes in Modern America. Chicago, Ill.: University of Chicago Press, 1990.
Heck, J.G. The Complete Encyclopedia of Illustration. New York: Portland House, 1979.
Horton, Howard Levitt. "From Mrs. Dixon (Elizabeth Dixon) wife of Senator James Dixon to her sister Louisa Wood concerning Lincoln's Death." New England Chronicle 1: 4-5.
Illustrated Life, Services, Martyrdom, and Funeral of Abraham Lincoln, Sixteenth President of the United States. Philadelphia, Penn.: T.B. Peterson & Brothers, 1865.
Katz, D. Mark. Witness to an Era: The Life and Photographs of Alexander Gardner. New York: Viking, 1991.
Lamon, Ward Hill. Recollections of Abraham Lincoln, 1847-1865. Ed. by Dorothy Lamon. Chicago, Ill.: A.C. McClurg and Company, 1895.
Laughlin, Clara E. The Death of Lincoln: the Story of Booth's Plot, His Deed, and the Penalty. New York: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1909.
Leale, Charles A. "Lincoln's Last Hours." Addresses delivered before the Commandery of the State of New York, Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States, at the regular meeting held February 3, 1909, at Delmonico's, in observance of the One Hundredth Anniversary of the birth of President Abraham Lincoln, 21-31.
Lewis, Lloyd. The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln: History and Myth. Reprint, Lincoln, Neb.: University of Nebraska Press, 1994.
Lewis, Russell. "Abraham Lincoln and the Chicago Historical Society." Chicago History 25, no. 1 (1996): 26-57.
Luthin, Reinhard H. The Real Abraham Lincoln: A Complete One Volume History of His Life and Times. Englewood Cliffs, N.J.: Prentice-Hall, 1960.
Mayer, Robert G. Embalming: History, Theory, and Practice. Norwalk, Conn.: Appleton & Lange, 1990.
Micozzi, Marc S. "When the Patient is Abraham Lincoln." Caduceus 7, no. 1 (1991): 35-42.
Naveh, Eyal J. Crown of Thorns: Political Martyrdom in America from Abraham Lincoln to Martin Luther King, Jr. New York: New York University Press, 1990.
New York Herald. April 15, 16, 17, 1865.
Nicolay, John G., and John Hay. Abraham Lincoln: A History. New York: Century Co., 1890.
Olszewski, George J. Historic Structures Report: Restoration of Ford's Theatre, Washington, DC. Washington, DC: National Park Service, 1963.
Ostendorf, Lloyd. Lincoln's Photographs: A Complete Album. Dayton, Ohio: Rockywood Press, 1998.
Peterson & Brothers (publishers). Trial and Execution of the Assassins and Conspirators at Washington, D.C., May and June, 1865 for the Murder of President Lincoln. Philadelphia, Penn., 1865.
Peterson, Merrill. "America Remembers Lincoln." Chicago History 25, no. 1 (1996): 4-25.
Pitman, Benn. The Assassination of President Lincoln and the Trial of the Conspirators. 1865. Reprint, Birmingham, Ala.: Notable Trials Library, 1989.
Rathbone, Albert. Samuel Rathbone and Lydia Sparhawk, his wife: a Record of their Descendants and Notes Regarding their Ancestors. Privately printed, 1937.
Read, Harry. "'A Hand to Hold While Dying': Dr. Charles A. Leale at Lincoln's Side." Lincoln Herald 79, no. 1 (1977): 21-26.
Reck, W. Emerson. "The Tragedy of Major Rathbone." Lincoln Herald 86, no. 4 (1984): 203-206.
"Removal of the Remains to the Executive Mansion-- Feeling in the City." New York Times, 15 April 1865.
Rietveld, Ronald D., ed. "An Eyewitness Account of Abraham Lincoln's Assassination." Civil War History 22, no. 1 (1976): 60-69.
Rutberg, Becky. Mary Lincoln's Dressmaker: Elizabeth Keckley's Remarkable Rise from Slave to White House Confidante. New York: Walker and Company, 1995.
Sandburg, Carl. Lincoln Collector: The Story of Oliver R. Barrett's Great Private Collection. New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1950.
Sandburg, Carl. Abraham Lincoln: The Prairie Years and the War Years, One-Volume Edition. New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1954.
Sandburg, Carl and Paul Angle. Mary Lincoln, Wife and Widow. New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1932.
Sherwood, Glenn V. A Labor of Love: the Life and Art of Vinnie Ream. Hygiene, Colo.: SunShine Press Publications, 1997.
Shutes, Milton H. Lincoln and the Doctors: A Medical Narrative of the Life of Abraham Lincoln. New York: Pioneer Press, 1933.
Sims, William J. "Matthew Henry Wilson, 1814-1892." Connecticut Historical Society Bulletin 37, no. 4 (October 1972): 97-136.
Smith, Gene. American Gothic: The Story of America's Legendary Theatrical Family-Junius, Edwin, and John Wilkes Booth. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1992.
Smith, Jessie Carney, ed. Epic Lives: One Hundred Black Women Who Made a Difference. Detroit, Mich.: Visible Ink Press, 1993.
Taft, Charles Sabin. Abraham Lincoln's Last Hours: From the Note-book of Charles Sabin Taft, M.D., an Army Surgeon Present at the Assassination, Death, and Autopsy. Chicago, Ill.: Blackcat Press, 1934.
Tarbell, Ida M. Abraham Lincoln & His Ancestors. Lincoln, Neb.: University of Nebraska Press, 1997.
The Time Saver and Catalogue of America's War Museum. Omaha, Neb.: Greater America Exposition Co., 1899.
Townsend, George Alfred. The Life, Crime, and Capture of John Wilkes Booth, with a Full Sketch of the Conspiracy of Which He Was the Leader, and the Pursuit, Trial, and Execution of His Accomplices. New York: Dick and Fitzgerald, 1865.
The Trial of the Assassins and Conspirators at Washington City, D.C., May and June, 1865, for the Murder of President Abraham Lincoln. Philadelphia, Penn.: Barclay and Co., 1865.
Wecht, Cyril H., ed. Forensic Sciences. Vol. 3. New York: Matthew Bender & Co., 1990.
Welles, Gideon. "The Diary of Gideon Welles." Atlantic Monthly, February-November 1909.
Whiteman, Maxwell, ed. While Lincoln Lay Dying: A Facsimile Reproduction of the First Testimony Taken in Connection with the Assassination of Abraham Lincoln as Recorded by Corporal James Tanner. Philadelphia, Penn.: Union League of Philadelphia, 1968.
Wolf, Ralph F. India Rubber Man: The Story of Charles Goodyear. Caldwell, Idaho: The Caxton Printers, Ltd., 1939.
"Abraham Lincoln's Assassination." RVS Norton Web Site [http://home.att.net/~rjnorton/Lincoln.html], 13 November, 1999.
"Bombing of America." Nova Online. [http://cgi.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/bombing/], 28 March 2000.
"A Brief History of Plastics." Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Science and Technology in Manchester Web Site. [http://www.me.umist.ac.uk/historyp/history.htm], 28 March 2000.
"Copperhead Activities." The Cincinnati Civil War Round Table Web Site. [http://members.aol.com/CintiCWRT/copper.html], 13 November 1999.
"Charles Goodyear and the Strange Story of Rubber." Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company Web Site. [http://www.goodyear.com/us/corporate/strange.html], 28 March 2000.
Chicago Historical Society Web Site [http://www.chicagohistory.org].
"The Civil War Correspondents Memorial Arch." Civil War Home Web Site [http://www.civilwarhome.com/Gathland.htm], 13 November 1999.
"Dime Novel and Story Paper Collection." Stanford University Web Site. [http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/dp/pennies/home.html], 28 March 2000.
Ford's Theatre National Historic Site Web Site [http://www.nps.gov/foth/index2.htm].
Henry Ford Museum and Greenfield Village Web Site [http://www.hfmgv.org/museum/linc.html].
"The House Where Lincoln Died/Petersen's Boarding House." Ford's Theatre National Historic Site Web Page [http://www.nps.gov/foth/hwld.htm], 3 June 1999.
Lathrop-Vitu, Lesley. "Lincoln's Locks: The Relics of a Secular Saint." Illinois Humanities Council Web Site [http://www.prairie.org/detours/lincoln/index.asp], 3 June 1999.
Levin, Aaron. "Achievement: Two Distinct Roads Lead Scientists to Same Distinction." The Gazette: The Newspaper of the Johns Hopkins University Web Page. [http://www.jhu.edu/], 26 February 2000.
Library of Congress Web Site, [http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/tl1865.html].
Lincoln/Net Web Site, [http://lincoln.lib.niu.edu/].
Keckley, Elizabeth. Behind the Scenes; Or, Thirty years a Slave, and Four Years in the White House. University of Michigan Web Site [http://moa.umdl.umich.edu/cgi-bin/moa/sgml/moa-idx?notisid=ABN9052], 13 November 1999.
National Archives Web Site [http://gopher.nara.gov:70/0h/inform/dc/audvis/still/civwar.html].
National Marfan Foundation Web Site. [http://www.marfan.org], 26 February 2000.
"The Price in Blood: Casualties in the Civil War." Civil War Home Web Site [http://www.civilwarhome.com/casualties.htm], 13 November 1999.
"Propaganda in the Civil War." Civil War Home Web Site [http://www.civilwarhome.com/propaganda.htm], 13 November 1999.
"Testimony Relating to John Wilkes Booth, and the Circumstances Attending the Assasination." Surratt House Museum Homepage [http://www.clark.net/pub/surratt/surratt.html], 3 June 1999.
Townsend, George A.The Life, Crime, and Capture of John Wilkes Booth. University of Michigan Web Site [http://moa.umdl.umich.edu/cgi-bin/moa/], 13 November 1999.
"Vinnie Ream (Hoxie)." Vinnie Ream Web Site. [http://www.vinnieream.com], 28 March 2000.
"The Web of Conspiracy," [http://members.aol.com/historn/index.htm].