Abraham Lincoln postage stamp collection
Scope and Contents
The collection consists of materials, compiled by collector Harvey E. Lemmen, as part of his extensive book, manuscript, ephemera and art collection on the life and death of the 16th President of the United States, Abraham Lincoln. The collection contains postage stamps, both used and unused, as well as decorative envelopes and assorted ephemera featuring Abraham Lincoln or commemmorating the events of Lincoln's life, death, and the United States Civil War.
- circa 1920s-1990s
- Lemmen, Harvey (Compiler, Person)
Access to Materials
Collection is open for research use. Materials may be accessed by request at Special Collections and University Archives in Seidman House. Materials do not circulate.
8.25 Linear feet (10 boxes)
Arranged in two series: 1) United States Lincoln stamps and envelopes, and 2) Foreign Lincoln stamps.
- Annie Benefiel
- Description rules
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