William Eleazar Barton
Pen Name: Rev. William Eleazar Barton
Born: June 28, 1861 in Sublette, Illinois
Died: December 7, 1930 in Nashville, Tn.
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Barton was born in Sublette, Illinois, in the same year Lincoln assumed the presidency.
Biographical and Professional Information
William Eleazar Barton is one of the early twentieth century's most prominent writers and lecturers on the life of Abraham Lincoln.
- Soul of Abraham Lincoln, University of Illinois Press; Reprint edition , 2005
- Safed the sage: His wit and wisdom, Justice, 1983
- President Lincoln, The Bobbs-Merrill Company , 1933
Titles at Your Library
The Soul Of Abraham Lincoln
Release Date: 2006-05-05
Safed the sage: His wit and wisdom
Release Date: 1983
Release Date: 1933
- In 1986, the Department of Special Collections produced an exhibition based on the William E. Barton Collection of Lincolniana
Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances
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