Springfield, Ill. Edwin A. Wilson. 1874. Original printed wrappers [moderate wear], stitched, pp -256 [as issued]. Full-page and many text drawings of views of the National Monument. Good+.
The National Lincoln Monument was unveiled at Springfield in 1874. This rare advance sheet prints the Articles of Association of the Lincoln Monument Association; and describes the burial site, the history of the design proposals and selection, the Association's work, and all aspects of the memorial.
FIRST EDITION. OCLC locates seven copies under two accession numbers, as of May 2013. Not in Monaghan, LCP. Item #13158