Latest Issue Online: Vol. 37, No. 1 (Winter 2016)

About the Journal

This journal publishes biannually in the winter and summer.


Christian McWhirter, Editor

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
112 North Sixth Street
Springfield, IL 62701-1310
(217) 785-9132
fax: (217) 524-6973

Publications Committee

  • Michael Burlingame, Chair
  • Roger D. Bridges
  • James Cornelius
  • Allen Guelzo
  • Richard E. Hart
  • Matthew Holden
  • Edna Green Medford
  • Lucas Morel
  • Mark Plummer
  • Thomas F. Schwartz
  • Stewart Winger
  • Daniel W. Stowell, Executive Editor
  • Christian McWhirter, Editor

Submission Guidelines

The Journal of the Abraham Lincoln Association welcomes manuscripts on any facet of the life of Abraham Lincoln, his family, his close associates, or his legacy. Manuscripts that illuminate the historical context in which Lincoln lived and worked and that examine economic, social, or cultural influences that were brought to bear on Lincoln and his contemporaries are also welcome, as are manuscripts that explore how Lincoln's reputation has fared over time in the collective memory of the nation and the world. Pertinent unpublished primary source materials are also welcome. More...

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