Illinois State Library

Illinois Center for the Book


Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  William Eleazar Barton  

Pen Name: Rev. William Eleazar Barton

Genre: Fiction

Audience: Children;

Born: June 28, 1861 in Sublette, Illinois

Died: December 7, 1930 in Nashville, Tn.


-- Website -- http://www.lib.uchicago.edu/e/spcl/barton.html
-- William Eleazar Barton on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=william+eleazar+barton


Illinois Connection

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.


Awards


-- In 1986, the Department of Special Collections produced an exhibition based on the William E. Barton Collection of Lincolniana

Speaking Engagements

Speaking Engagement Availability (No)

Selected Titles At Your Library

Safed the sage :
ISBN: 091862617X. OCLC Number: 10318012

Justice,. .

The soul of Abraham Lincoln
ISBN: 0252030494. OCLC Number: 59818051

University of Illinois,. .

The soul of Abraham Lincoln,
ISBN: 1425493262. OCLC Number: 586469

George H. Doran Company. .

TWO MEMORIAL ADDRESSES DELIVERED ON FOXBORO COMMON :
ISBN: 0243406304. OCLC Number: 986872060

FORGOTTEN Books,. .