From rail-splitter to icon : Lincoln's image in illustrated periodicals, 1860-1865 / Gary L. Bunker

Author(s): Bunker, Gary L., 1934-
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Subjects: Illustrated periodicals--United States--History--19th century
Press and politics--United States--History--19th century
United States--Politics and government--1861-1865
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Journalists
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Press coverage
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Caricatures and cartoons
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Pictorial works
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Relations with journalists
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Kent, Ohio : Kent State University Press, c2001
LC Classification: E
Physical Description: x, 387 p. : ill. ; 28 cm
Table of Contents: Acknowledgments
1. Introduction 1
2. The Development of Lincoln's Image in Periodicals 8
3. The Comic Press and Lincoln's Rise to the Presidency 31
4. From Springfield to the Battlefield 67
5. The Vagaries of War 111
6. The Evolution of Emancipation 150
7. The Strain of Conflict 186
8. The Comic News, Lincoln, and the Civil War 224
9. The Drive to Deprive Lincoln of a Second Term 250
10. The Olive Branch or the Sword? 288
11. Enduring to the End 324
Notes 351
Bibliographical Essay 373
Index 378
Notes: LCCN: 2001029859
ISBN: 0873387015 (alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 351-377) and index
OCLC Number: 46952328
ISBN/ISSN: 0873387015