Benjamin P. Thomas
Pen Name: None
Born: 1902 in Springfield, Illinois
Deceased: 1956 in Springfield, Illinoia
Born and raised in Springfield, Illinois.
Biographical and Professional Information
Benjamin Thomas was a lifetime Lincoln scholar, best known for his definitive Abraham Lincoln, A Biography. After writing his first two books he sold insurance, managed property and served as president of the Springfield Chamber of Commerce, as he continued writing.
- Lincoln's New Salem (Originally published in 1934), Southern Illinois University Press, 1988
- Lincoln 1847-1853 , Abraham Lincoln Association, 1936
- Abraham Lincoln: A Biography, Southern Illinois University Press, 1952
Titles for Purchase and at Your Library
Lincoln's New Salem
Release Date: 1988-02-12
Lincoln 1847-1853 (Day-by-Day Activities)
Release Date: 1936
Abraham Lincoln: A Biography
Release Date: 2008-09-26
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