Cover of: The inner life of Abraham Lincoln | F. B. Carpenter

About the Book

The account of EB Carpenter's Experience painting the white house in 1863 and 1864. This includes stories about Lincoln's interactions with White House visitors including desperate job seekers, worried mothers, and orphans. Carpenter also had a chance to and hear Lincoln tell the story of his decision to abolish slavery and recite Shakespeare.

Edition Notes

Originally published in 1866 under title: Six months at the White House with Abraham Lincoln.

Other Titles
Six months at the White House.


Library of Congress
E457.15 .C316 1868

The Physical Object

359 p.
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