Matthew Pinsker, Pohanka Chair for Civil War History and Director, House Divided Project at Dickinson College

Contributing Editors

Selected Participants from the “Understanding Lincoln” online course, Fall 2013

Faculty & Staff Contributors

Ryan Burke, Technical Director, House Divided Project at Dickinson College

John Osborne, Emeritus professor of History, Dickinson College

Todd Wronski, Professor of Theatre, Dickinson College

Undergraduate Contributors

Russell Allen (Dickinson College, Class of 2014)

Leah Miller (Dickinson College, Class of 2014)

Will Nelligan (Dickinson College, Class of 2014)

Additional Contributors

Lance Warren, Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History

Text Credits

The definitive sources for Abraham Lincoln’s writings (which we have adapted) are the following:

Roy P. Basler, ed., The Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln (10 vols., New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 1953-1990),

Abraham Lincoln Papers at the Library of Congress (Edited by Rodney O. Davis and Douglas L. Wilson) ,

The Papers of Abraham Lincoln (Edited by Daniel W. Stowell),

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Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library & Museum

Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Gilder Lehrman Collection

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Library of Congress

Lincoln Archives (Karen Needles)

National Archives

Smithsonian Institution




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