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The Resource Lincoln's White House secretary : the adventurous life of William O. Stoddard, edited by Harold Holzer

Lincoln's White House secretary : the adventurous life of William O. Stoddard, edited by Harold Holzer

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Lincoln's White House secretary : the adventurous life of William O. Stoddard
Title
Lincoln's White House secretary
Title remainder
the adventurous life of William O. Stoddard
Statement of responsibility
edited by Harold Holzer
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
William Osborn Stoddard, Lincoln's "third secretary" who worked alongside John G. Nicolay and John Hay in the White House from 1861 to 1865, completed his autobiography in 1907, one of more than one hundred books he wrote. An abridged version was published by his son in 1955 as "Lincoln's Third Secretary: The Memoirs of William O. Stoddard." In this new, edited version, Lincoln's White House Secretary: The Adventurous Life of William O. Stoddard, Harold Holzer provides an introduction, afterword, and annotations and includes comments by Stoddard's granddaughter, Eleanor
Member of
Action
digitized
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1835-1925
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stoddard, William O.
Dewey number
973.7092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
E664.S85
LC item number
A3 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Holzer, Harold
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Stoddard, William O
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Stoddard, William O
  • Presidents
  • Secretaries
  • United States
  • United States
  • Washington (D.C.)
  • Journalists
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Stoddard, William O
  • Stoddard, William Osborn
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • HISTORY
  • Friendship
  • Homes
  • Journalists
  • Politics and government
  • Presidents
  • Secretaries
  • New York (State)
  • United States
  • Washington (D.C.)
Label
Lincoln's White House secretary : the adventurous life of William O. Stoddard, edited by Harold Holzer
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 369-398) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Book Title; Copyright; Contents; Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. The Stoddard Family Tree; 2. Childhood in Rochester; 3. Boyhood in Homer; 4. The Old Garret and Other Wonders; 5. In the Village; 6. The River; 7. The Hill and the Woods; 8. The Academy and the Shop; 9. Syracuse: The Young City; 10. The Onondaga Street House; 11. Hoyt's School; 12. The Bookstore; 13. The New Garret; 14. The Church; 15. The Jerry Rescue Riot; 16. Miscellaneous; 17. Going to College; 18. College Days; 19. Junior Year; 20. Grand Prairie; Gallery; 21. Log Cabin Home; 22. Prairie Life
  • 23. Prairie Winter24. Frontier Journalism; 25. Forward; 26. Suppers, Characters, and Incidents; 27. Lincoln and a New Beginning; 28. War; 29. A New Life in Washington; 30. The War City; 31. Guns and Things at the White House; 32. A Very Busy Year; 33. Wartime Enterprises; 34. About Mr. Lincoln; 35. The Long Winter of 1862; 36. Forward March; 37. On Assignment by the President; 38. Year of Decision, 1864; 39. Notes from the Southwest, and the Death of Lincoln; Afterword: Picturing Lincoln; Post Impressions; Notes; Index; Author Bio
Control code
782950123
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 405 pages, 14 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780809387540
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)782950123
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Lincoln's White House secretary : the adventurous life of William O. Stoddard, edited by Harold Holzer
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 369-398) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Book Title; Copyright; Contents; Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. The Stoddard Family Tree; 2. Childhood in Rochester; 3. Boyhood in Homer; 4. The Old Garret and Other Wonders; 5. In the Village; 6. The River; 7. The Hill and the Woods; 8. The Academy and the Shop; 9. Syracuse: The Young City; 10. The Onondaga Street House; 11. Hoyt's School; 12. The Bookstore; 13. The New Garret; 14. The Church; 15. The Jerry Rescue Riot; 16. Miscellaneous; 17. Going to College; 18. College Days; 19. Junior Year; 20. Grand Prairie; Gallery; 21. Log Cabin Home; 22. Prairie Life
  • 23. Prairie Winter24. Frontier Journalism; 25. Forward; 26. Suppers, Characters, and Incidents; 27. Lincoln and a New Beginning; 28. War; 29. A New Life in Washington; 30. The War City; 31. Guns and Things at the White House; 32. A Very Busy Year; 33. Wartime Enterprises; 34. About Mr. Lincoln; 35. The Long Winter of 1862; 36. Forward March; 37. On Assignment by the President; 38. Year of Decision, 1864; 39. Notes from the Southwest, and the Death of Lincoln; Afterword: Picturing Lincoln; Post Impressions; Notes; Index; Author Bio
Control code
782950123
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 405 pages, 14 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780809387540
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)782950123
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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