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Inside Lincoln"s White House

the complete Civil War diary of John Hay

by Hay, John

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Published by Southern Illinois University Press in Carbondale .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Hay, John, 1838-1905 -- Diaries.,
    • Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.,
    • Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Friends and associates.,
    • Statesmen -- United States -- Diaries.,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 267-369) and index.

      Statementedited by Michael Burlingame and John R. Turner Ettlinger.
      ContributionsBurlingame, Michael, 1941-, Ettlinger, John R. T.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE664.H41 A3 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 393 p. :
      Number of Pages393
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1007860M
      ISBN 100809320991
      LC Control Number96047791

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Inside Lincoln"s White House by Hay, John Download PDF EPUB FB2

North Front of the White House at the time of Lincoln's inauguration. Iron fences and railings control public access to the grounds. The graveled walk, set in a flat-rolled lawn, encircles the Pierre Jean David dAngers statue of Thomas Jefferson, placed there by President James K.

Polk in and since in Statuary Hall in the Capitol. In Lincoln we have a president called stupid and a baboon. Hay's Diary takes us inside the White House in these most troubling of times. One sees close parallels to today. It is hard not to Inside Lincolns White House book Hay in the light of the current White House and presidential race.

Only the names have changed, the issues are very much the same/5(6). Co-winner of the Gilder Lehrman Lincoln Prize Lincoln’s White House is the first book devoted to capturing the look, feel, and smell of the executive mansion from Lincoln’s inauguration in to his assassination in James Conroy brings to life the people who knew it, from servants to cabinet secretaries/5(40).

Anyone interested in the Lincoln White House and the 'Ancient,' as Hay termed it, will greatly profit from this work."— Choice "Long recognized as an invaluable primary source on Abraham Lincoln's presidency, John Hay's Civil War diaries have now been published for the third time and in their definitive formPages: Inside Lincoln's White House book.

Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. On 18 Aprilassistant presidential secretary John /5. Inside Lincoln's White House by John Hay,available at Inside Lincolns White House book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(14).

Inside Lincoln's White House by John Hay,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(15). By far the most frequently reported sighting in the White House over the years has been the ghost—or at least the presence—of the celebrated 16th president, Abraham Lincoln.

Michael Burlingame is a professor of history at Connecticut College. He is the editor of An Oral History of Abraham Lincoln: John G. Nicolay's Interviews and Essays and Lincoln's Journalist: John Hay's Anonymous Writings for the Press,also from Southern Illinois University Press.

John R. Turner Ettlinger is a professor emeritus at the School of Library and Information Studies. Michael Burlingame is a professor of history at Connecticut College. He is the editor of An Oral History of Abraham Lincoln: John G. Nicolay's Interviews and Essays and Lincoln's Journalist: John Hay's Anonymous Writings for the Press, –also from Southern Illinois University Press.

John R. Turner Ettlinger is a professor emeritus at the School of Library and Information Studies. The Stranger’s Guide-book to Washington City reported: “The Presidential mansion, known all over the country as the “White House,” is on Pennsylvania avenue, at a distance of over a mile west of the Capitol.

The building is of freestone, painted white, and was erected after a plan of the architect Hoban, and its erection was. He more than once notes that the White House is an oven in the summertime.

For less than you'd spend on gas going to the library, this long out-of-print volume is available as an affordable, well-formatted book for e-readers and smartphones. Be sure to LOOK INSIDE by clicking the cover above or download a : BIG BYTE BOOKS. Photographs of Lincoln-era rooms include those taken by Anthony Berger, of Brady’s gallery, of the president in his office on Apone of which will be illustrated in William Allman’s article in White House History no.

25, and a northeast view of the East Room published previously by the White House Historical Association. Six Months at the White House with Abraham Lincoln, p. Rufus Rockwell Wilson, Intimate Memories of Lincoln, p.

(from Chauncey M. Depew, My Memories of Eighty Years) Peter Burchard, One Rush, p. Gilson Willets, Inside History of the White House, p.

Benjamin Thomas, Abraham Lincoln. Inside Lincoln's White House in War Times (Annotated) Kindle Edition by William O. Stoddard (Author) Format: Kindle Edition. out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price New from Used from 4/5(1).

Yet for a book that hopes to lay out the building’s importance in the White House years of the 16th president, there is a want of material on what the building really looked like inside and out. Brownstein proves most successful, though, in discussing the president’s relationship with his guards, the men of Company K of the th Regiment.

The White House: Inside America's Most Famous Home brings viewers the most comprehensive behind-the-scenes look at the White House yet. The White House takes viewers beyond the velvet ropes to.

It was the morning of Apand President Abraham Lincoln had just died of an assassin’s bullet. Mary Todd Lincoln, his widow, was cloistered in the White House, wailing in grief. A look inside the White House. Designed by James Hoban, the White House has rooms, 35 bathrooms and 6 levels in the residence.

This includes doors, windows, 28 fireplaces, 8. This book was given to me for Christmas by my wife Shari. It is on the list of essential books on Lincoln that are recommended. The book content is taken from the 3rd secretary to President Lincoln Mr.

William O. Stoddard. Stoddard went on to a successful career as a writer following the war years. He was a favorite of Mrs. Lincoln as well.4/5. A hundred years earlier, almost to the hour, the set of parents then occupying the White House, Abraham and Mary Lincoln, were being plunged.

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