Lincoln and the Border States. [offprint from The Journal of Negro History, Vol. XXXIV, No. 1, January 1949]
Examination of the politics of states’ rights and slavery in the Border States during the first year of Abraham Lincoln’s presidency and the American Civil War, 1861–1862. Author William M. Brewer was a professor at Miner Teachers College (HBCU, now the University of the District of Columbia). He succeeded Carter G. Woodson as the editor of The Journal of Negro History.
Description: Lincoln and the Border States. [offprint from The Journal of Negro History, Vol. XXXIV, No. 1, January 1949]
[Washington, D.C.: The Association for the Study of Negro Life and History, Incorporated, 1949]. pp46–72. 8vo. Gathered leaves; side-stapled. Some oxidation marks from staples; small loss to first leaf at tail of spine; very good.