Research Programs: Scholarly Editions and Translations

Period of Performance

7/1/2007 - 6/30/2010

Funding Totals (outright + matching)

$200,000.00 (approved)
$200,000.00 (awarded)

The Papers of Abraham Lincoln

FAIN: RQ-50286-08

Illinois Historic Preservation Agency (Springfield, IL 62701-1507)
Daniel W. Stowell (Project Director: November 2006 to November 2010)

The digitization of Lincoln-related documents found in many different repositories, preparatory to making the documents available on a freely accessible website.

The Papers of Abraham Lincoln is a long-term documentary editing project dedicated to identifying, imaging, and publishing, both comprehensively in electronic form and selectively in printed volumes, all documents written by or to Abraham Lincoln during his lifetime (1809-1865).