C.L. Hammond scrapbook

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This record forms part of the Chicago’s Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource project funded by the Terra Foundation for American Art. For this project, the Archives surveyed archival repositories throughout the Chicago region to identify art-related materials contained in their holdings. While the Archives of American Art does not own any of the materials described herein, information about those materials and links to the original repositories have been included when available.

Descriptive Summary

0.1 linear feet (1 volume) of material consisting of a scrapbook containing autograph letters, photographs, newspaper clippings, etc., relating to the Lincoln monument in Springfield, Illinois, collected by C. L. Hammond, the letters being for the most part, written by or to him.

Biographical Historical Note

The Lincoln Memorial in Springfield, Illinois, was designed by Larkin Goldsmith Mead and completed in 1874.