Speech from Feb. 12, 1866

In Memoriam of Abraham Lincoln

  • Full Title

    In Memoriam of Abraham Lincoln, the Martyr President of the United States

  • Description

    Eulogy delivered by the famous historian and statesman George Bancroft at the request of Congress in front of the House of Representatives on February 12, 1866. Originally published by the Government Printing Office, it was reprinted numerous times.

  • Source

    Springer Collection, Oakland University Special Collections

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    George Bancroft. "In Memoriam of Abraham Lincoln, the Martyr President of the United States". L. Towers. Remembering Lincoln. Web. Accessed December 9, 2018. http://rememberinglincoln.fords.org/node/813