The Resource The rail splitter

The rail splitter

Label
The rail splitter
Title
The rail splitter
Title variation
  • Pictorial rail splitter
  • Railsplitter
Title variation date
Sept. 3, 1860
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Campaign newspaper for Abraham Lincoln in the presidential campaign of 1860
Has edition
Cataloging source
RHN
Characteristic
newspaper
Citation location within source
no. 1445 (July 1958)
Citation source
Lincoln lore
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Rail splitter (Chicago, Ill.)
Entry convention
successive entry
Frequency
weekly
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Regularity
regular
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
d. 1865
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Leib, Charles
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Douglas, Stephen A.
  • Douglas, Stephen A.
  • Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- )
  • Presidents
  • Presidential candidates
  • Political campaigns
  • United States
Label
The rail splitter
Link
https://archive.org/details/railsplitter18600903leib
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Shares same title with a Cincinnati newspaper also issued in 1860; the Cincinnati newspaper has a different nameplate and was issued independently
  • Editor: Charles Leib
Extent
1 online resource (v.
Form of item
online
Note
  • Lincoln collection has a supplement; v. 1, no. 1-18 (June 23-Oct. 27, 1860); and a special number issued Sept. 3, 1860.
  • Supplement: Sheet, edges trimmed, holes punched along right edge ; Clippings on Lincoln Day celebrations and on opposition against display of John Wilkes Booth's relics, excised from unidentified periodicals, mounted on card affixed to verso.
  • Vol. 1, no. 1-18: Folders ; Text in six columns ; Advertisements on p. [4].
  • Vol. 1, no. 8 (Aug. 11, 1860): Printing error on p. [4].
  • Vol. 1, no. 13 (Sept. 15, 1860): Signature in pencil on p. [1]: D.E.T. [or D.C.T.?] Chapman.
  • Special number (Sept. 3, 1860): Folder ; Text in eight columns ; Advertisements on p. [3].
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits)
Publication designation
  • Vol. 1, no. 1 (June 23, 1860)-
  • Ceased in 1860.
Publication frequency
Weekly
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The rail splitter
Link
https://archive.org/details/railsplitter18600903leib
Publication
Note
  • Shares same title with a Cincinnati newspaper also issued in 1860; the Cincinnati newspaper has a different nameplate and was issued independently
  • Editor: Charles Leib
Extent
1 online resource (v.
Form of item
online
Note
  • Lincoln collection has a supplement; v. 1, no. 1-18 (June 23-Oct. 27, 1860); and a special number issued Sept. 3, 1860.
  • Supplement: Sheet, edges trimmed, holes punched along right edge ; Clippings on Lincoln Day celebrations and on opposition against display of John Wilkes Booth's relics, excised from unidentified periodicals, mounted on card affixed to verso.
  • Vol. 1, no. 1-18: Folders ; Text in six columns ; Advertisements on p. [4].
  • Vol. 1, no. 8 (Aug. 11, 1860): Printing error on p. [4].
  • Vol. 1, no. 13 (Sept. 15, 1860): Signature in pencil on p. [1]: D.E.T. [or D.C.T.?] Chapman.
  • Special number (Sept. 3, 1860): Folder ; Text in eight columns ; Advertisements on p. [3].
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits)
Publication designation
  • Vol. 1, no. 1 (June 23, 1860)-
  • Ceased in 1860.
Publication frequency
Weekly
Specific material designation
remote

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