Arithmetic Copybook

Title

Arithmetic Copybook

Subject

Indiana; Children's Poetry

Description

Young Abraham Lincoln practiced his writing and arithmetic in a home-made arithmetic copybook. The reverse side of the first page of this sum book contains the heading 'Long Division' and reverse ' Division 1824' with doggerel at lower-right that begins 'Abraham Lincoln is my name 1826'.

Creator

Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1824-1826

Rights

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library Foundation holds all rights and permissions.

Format

pdf

Language

en

Identifier

300070
T1826.00?
200001g

Status

Start Transcribing

Weight

20000

Original Format

paper and ink
2 p
32 x 20 cm

Citation

Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865, “Arithmetic Copybook,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed May 26, 2019, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/7827.