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May 08, 2013 at 12:41 PM

The Abram Lincoln Letter Collection has been added to the New York Heritage Website! The New York Heritage Digital collection includes a collection of local history materials relating to Henrietta, NY for the public to use.  Use the physical collection at Henrietta Public Library, or preview it at http://cdm16694.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/search/collection/p15109coll1.  Recently added to the collection is the Abram Lincoln Letter collection.  A.B. Lincoln was a native of Henrietta, NY who fought in the Mexican-American War.  He died in 1852 and is buried in Maplewood Cemetery in Henrietta.  Enjoy this glimpse into Henrietta's history by visiting http://cdm16694.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/search/collection/p15109coll1/searchterm/XBQ003/order/nosort.

 

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