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The Resource New York and the Lincoln specials : the president's pre-inaugural and funeral trains cross the Empire State, Joseph D. Collea, Jr

New York and the Lincoln specials : the president's pre-inaugural and funeral trains cross the Empire State, Joseph D. Collea, Jr

Label
New York and the Lincoln specials : the president's pre-inaugural and funeral trains cross the Empire State
Title
New York and the Lincoln specials
Title remainder
the president's pre-inaugural and funeral trains cross the Empire State
Statement of responsibility
Joseph D. Collea, Jr
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Abraham Lincoln's presidency was bookended by a pair of dramatic railroad trips through the state of New York. His first term began with a pre-inaugural railway tour--his second ended with a funeral train. Each was a five-day crossing of the Empire State"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
LBSOR/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Collea, Joseph D.
Dewey number
973.7092
Index
index present
LC call number
E457.2
LC item number
.C68 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • New York (State)
Label
New York and the Lincoln specials : the president's pre-inaugural and funeral trains cross the Empire State, Joseph D. Collea, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Welcome to the Empire State: the journey begins -- An overwhelming reception: western New York is Lincoln country -- The longest day begins: from Buffalo to Utica -- Next stop, Utica: gateway to the Mohawk Valley -- East through the valley: the historic route to the west in reverse -- Arrival in Albany: political considerations rule the day -- The last leg begins: via an improvised route -- Troy rejoices: an unexpected visitor is readily embraced -- Down the Hudson Valley: the run to New York City -- New York City: the last stop in the Empire State -- Final hours in the Empire State: a successful stay draws to an end -- The Washington years: when all the joy turned to sorrow -- Bringing the president home: funeral arrangements are made -- Return to New York: a city pays homage -- Leaving the city: a grand procession to the depot -- Heading north: a mournful passage up the Hudson Valley -- Second arrival in Albany: the state capital offers its last respects -- Into the heartland: the Mohawk Valley bids a sad farewell -- From Utica to Syracuse: places large and small pay homage -- On toward Buffalo: western New York offers parting tributes -- Leaving the Empire State: the long goodbye is over
Control code
2018039323
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9781476670751
Lccn
2018039323
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
New York and the Lincoln specials : the president's pre-inaugural and funeral trains cross the Empire State, Joseph D. Collea, Jr
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Welcome to the Empire State: the journey begins -- An overwhelming reception: western New York is Lincoln country -- The longest day begins: from Buffalo to Utica -- Next stop, Utica: gateway to the Mohawk Valley -- East through the valley: the historic route to the west in reverse -- Arrival in Albany: political considerations rule the day -- The last leg begins: via an improvised route -- Troy rejoices: an unexpected visitor is readily embraced -- Down the Hudson Valley: the run to New York City -- New York City: the last stop in the Empire State -- Final hours in the Empire State: a successful stay draws to an end -- The Washington years: when all the joy turned to sorrow -- Bringing the president home: funeral arrangements are made -- Return to New York: a city pays homage -- Leaving the city: a grand procession to the depot -- Heading north: a mournful passage up the Hudson Valley -- Second arrival in Albany: the state capital offers its last respects -- Into the heartland: the Mohawk Valley bids a sad farewell -- From Utica to Syracuse: places large and small pay homage -- On toward Buffalo: western New York offers parting tributes -- Leaving the Empire State: the long goodbye is over
Control code
2018039323
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9781476670751
Lccn
2018039323
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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