Richard H. Stewart collection of Abraham Lincoln material

Summary

Creator: Stewart, Richard H.
Date(s): 1861-2009
Call Number: MSS 0694
Language: Materials entirely in English.
Abstract: The Richard H. Stewart collection of Abraham Lincoln material comprises artifacts, prints, postcards, stamps, coins, clippings, publications, notes and research, and an 1861 appointment signed by Lincoln. The collection documents the nation’s mourning of Lincoln through contemporary and commemorative ephemera, artifacts, and prints and reflects the collecting and research pursuits of native Delawarean, University of Delaware alumnus, and DuPont executive Richard H. Stewart (1936-2013).
Physical Description:
  • 0.3s (1 box)
  • 4 oversize boxes
Source: Gift of Joan B. Stewart, in memory of Richard H. Stewart, Jr., June 2014.
Processing: Processed and encoded by Maureen Cech, July 2014. Finding aid prepared using Describing Archives: A Content Standard