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Collection Reference Number GLC00001
From Archive Folder Unassociated Civil War Documents 1863 
Title Abraham Lincoln to Edwin M. Stanton about suspending the anti-war Chicago Times
Date 4 June 1863
Author Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865)  
Recipient Stanton, Edwin McMasters  
Document Type Correspondence; Government document
Content Description Regarding suspending publication of the anti-war Chicago Times. Basler, Roy P. The Collected Works Of Abraham Lincoln, (New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 1953), Vol. VI 1862 - 1863, p. 248.
Subjects President  Union Forces  Civil Rights  Railroad  Copperheads  Government and Civics  US Constitution  Law  
People Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865)  Stanton, E. M. (Edwin McMasters) (1814-1869)  
Place written Washington, D.C.
Theme The American Civil War; Government & Politics; The Presidency; Law
Sub-collection Papers and Images of the American Civil War
Additional Information The Chicago Times had been suspended on June 1 by Gen. A.E. Burnside for criticism of his arrest of Clement Vallandigham.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Civil War, Reconstruction and the Modern Era: 1860-1945
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