Old Main, Knox College, Galesburg, Ill. : national historic site of the famous Lincoln-Douglas debateView Full Item in Eastern Illinois University
Picture postcards Caption on back of card: 'Old Main,' Knox College, was built in 1857. On October 7, 1858 the famous Lincoln-Douglas debates on the slavery issue took place a the east end of this bui…
- Allen, John WView Full Item in Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Recollections of the Lincoln-Douglas debate, Alton, Illinois, October 15, 1858, and of the funeral of Abraham Lincoln, Springfield, Illinois, May 4, 1…Beall, EdmondView Full Item in Illinois State Library
Reprinted from the Journal of the Illinois State Historical Society, January 1913.
- Harold E. WayView Full Item in Knox College
President William McKinley and cabinet with Colonel Clark E. Carr on the steps of Carr's home in Galesburg, Illinois at the time of the Lincoln-Douglas debate celebration.