Lincoln's letter to horace greeley executive mansion, washington, august 22, 1862 hon horace greeley: dear sir i have just read yours of the 19th addressed to myself through the new-york tribune. Collected works of abraham lincoln hon horace greeley executive mansion in reply to lincoln's letter of july 9, supra, greeley wrote on july 10:.
Horace greeley letter to horace greeley from abraham lincoln new york tribune during the 1860s this letter was written during the heart of the civil war from horace greeley who was at the time, the editor of one of the most influential newspapers during the time period, the. This original civil war harper's weekly newspaper contains the letter from abraham lincoln to horace greeley. President abraham lincoln writes a carefully worded letter in response to an abolitionist editorial by horace greeley, the editor of the influential new york tribune, and hints at a change in his policy concerning slavery. Firm hand of friendship such tolerance was extended in mr lincoln’s reply to horace greeley the collected works of abraham lincoln, volume v, p 343.
For the first time in 155 years, archival prints of the original draft letter written on august 22, 1862 by president abraham lincoln to ny editor, horace greeley. Text of lincoln lr to greeley in reply to ny tribune open lr to him saying his primary objective in war is to save union and not to save or destroy slavery. In his letter, greeley demanded action on emancipation borchard, gregory a abraham lincoln and horace greeley southern illinois university press 2011.
Listen to and read president abraham lincoln’s views of slavery in his response to new york tribune editor horace greeley who urged mr lincoln to enforce ex. Matthew pinsker: understanding lincoln: letter to greeley (1862) from the gilder lehrman institute on vimeo custom map view in larger map other primary sources horace greeley letter to abraham lincoln, march 24, 1862. Abraham lincoln makes friends mr lincoln and friends p 493-494 (letter to horace greeley the collected works of abraham lincoln, volume ii, p 456. Abraham lincoln and horace greeley “borchard has had more than a passing interest in horace greeley and abraham lincoln for in an open letter to lincoln.
President lincoln’s response to horace in his letter to greeley, lincoln makes it clear his of slavery between horace greeley and president abraham lincoln.
Letter to horace greeley written during the heart of the civil war, this is one of abraham lincoln's most famous letters greeley, editor of the influential new york tribune, had just addressed an editorial to lincoln called the prayer of. A letter to horace greeley, from abraham lincoln, in response to an article at the time the letter was written, lincoln had in his desk drawer a drafted copy of. Horace greeley library of congress: letter to horace greeley written during the heart of the civil war, this is one of abraham lincoln's most famous letters. Lincoln's letter to horace greeley april 22, 1862 catherine henckel context of the letter a man named horace greeley published a letter to lincoln in the new york tribune on august 20, 1862.Download