Homestead of Abraham Lincoln. Speeches in the House of Representatives, April 5, 12, 1916, on a Bill to Accept a Deed of Conveyance from the Lincoln Farm Association to the United States of the Homestead of Abraham Lincoln, near the Town of Hodgenville, State of Kentucky

By: United States House of Representatives

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Original publisher's gray wrapper. H. Doc. 1056. 64th Congress, 1st Session. April 5 and 12, 1916. 6" x 9." 108 pages, complete. Pages are clean. A few spots in upper-right corner of front cover. Upper-left corner of back cover appears to have been torn off; a few pages in the back near this corner are slightly folded, but this does not affect the text. Copy is otherwise clean and intact. Speeches on the bill, H. R. 8351, and text of the bill are included. From Monaghan, the Lincoln Bibliography, no. 2248: "Includes personal recollections of Joseph G. Cannon and others. A speech on this occasion by Henry T. Rainey is printed as a separate leaf." Excerpt from H. R. 8351, passed in the House on April 12, 1916: "... the United States of America hereby accepts title to the lands mentioned in the deed of gift or conveyance now in possession of the President of the United States of America, together with all the buildings and appurtenances thereon, especially the log cabin in which Abraham Lincoln was born and the memorial hall enclosing the same ...."

Title: Homestead of Abraham Lincoln. Speeches in the House of Representatives, April 5, 12, 1916, on a Bill to Accept a Deed of Conveyance from the Lincoln Farm Association to the United States of the Homestead of Abraham Lincoln, near the Town of Hodgenville, State of Kentucky

Author Name: United States House of Representatives

Categories: U.S. History, Law, Civil War,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Government Printing Office: 1916

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Seller ID: 019544

Keywords: Speeches. House of Representatives. Congressional speeches. HR 8351. Congressional bill. Abraham Lincoln. Lincolniana. Civil War. Lincoln homestead. Lincoln cabin. Deed conveyance. Land deeds. Lincoln Farm Association. LFA. Lincoln Bibliography. Lincoln Bibliography 2248. SG-22.,