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Roy P. Basler, The Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln (New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers UP, 1953) Vol. 2: 323, Vol. 5: 442-443, Vol. 7: 394-396; 507

Ira Berlin, Many Thousands Gone: The First Two Centuries of Slavery in America (Cambridge, MA: Harvard/Belknap, 1998).

Ira Berlin, “The Slaves Were the Primary Force Behind Their Emancipation,” in The Civil War: Opposing Viewpoints, ed. William Dudley (San Diego: Greenhaven, 1995) 284; 279-280.

David Brion Davis and Steven Mintz, eds., The Boisterous Sea of Liberty: A Documentary History of America from Discovery through the Civil War (New York: Oxford UP, 1998).

Charles Eberstadt, “Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation,” New Colophon (2d Series, 1950) no. 32 (Leland-Boker autographed edition) 6; 16.

Eric Foner, The Fiery Trial: Abraham Lincoln and American Slavery (New York: Norton, 2010).

Eric Foner, Free Soil, Free Labor, Free Men: The Ideology of the Republican Party Before the Civil War (New York:Oxford UP, 1970, 1995).

John Hope Franklin, The Emancipation Proclamation (Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1963) 143-144.

William W. Freehling, “The Founding Fathers and Slavery,” in Allen Weinstein, et al., eds., American Negro Slavery: A Modern Reader (New York: Oxford UP, 1979).

Doris Kearns Goodwin,Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln (New York: Simon & Schuster, 2005).

Allen C. Guelzo, Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation: The End of Slavery in America (New York: Simon and Schuster, 2004).

Harold Holzer, Emancipating Lincoln: The Proclamation in Text, Context, and Memory. (Cambridge, Mass., Harvard University Press, 2012).

James Oliver Horton and Lois E. Horton, In Hope of Liberty: Culture, Community and Protest Among Northern Free Blacks, 1700-1860 (New York: Oxford UP, 1997) ix.

Alvin R. Kantor and Marjorie S. Kantor, Sanitary Fairs: A Philatelic and Historical Study of Civil War Benevolences (Chicago: Amos Philatelics, 1992).

James M. McPherson, Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era (New York: Oxford UP, 1988) 284; 312; 504; 558-559; 609; 769.

Merrill D. Peterson, “'This Grand Pertinacity'”: Abraham Lincoln and the Declaration of Independence.” Fourteenth Annual R. Gerald McMurtry Lecture, The Lincoln Museum (Fort Wayne, In., 1991) 10; 11.

John Rhodehamel and Seth T. Kaller, “Copies of the Thirteenth Amendment,” Manuscripts, 44, 2 (Spring 1992), p.109.

First Draft of Preliminary Emancipation Proclamation, “Emancipation Proclamation as first-sketched and shown to the Cabinet in July 1862.”

Corrected Copy of Preliminary Emancipation Proclamation, New York State Library.

Alexander Stephens, “Cornerstone Speech, March 21, 1861.”