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MARGARET K. BEARDEN PAPERS: PART 2
FOLDER LISTING


Box: 1 Fold: 1 Barbee, David Rankin
1951 - 1957

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence and manuscripts by David Rankin Barbee. Correspondence dated 4/5/1957 from Barbee to Margaret K. Bearden, saying he sent her a copy of an interview with John McCullough by George Alfred Townsend. Manuscripts: "Lincoln, Chase, and the Rev. Dr. Richard Fuller" (1951), "The Historical Importance of the Lincoln Papers" undated, and "Lincoln Blamed for Own Death" (1955).

Box: 1 Fold: 2 Barbee, David Rankin - Clippings
1948 - 1956

DESCRIPTION: Clippings of articles mostly written by David Rankin Barbee dated 1948-1956.

Box: 1 Fold: 3 Bass, Henry
1970 - 1972

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence dated 1970-1972 from Henry B. Bass to John Calder and Margaret K. Bearden, respectively, regarding a newspaper clipping containing a story on a visit to the John Wilkes Booth area with Richard D. Mudd and explaining how Bass received Bearden's address. Also includes copies of Bass' 1959 and 1968 newsletters. Retained is a copy of George L. Porter's article "How Booth's Body Was Hidden."

Box: 1 Fold: 4 Margaret K. Bearden
1965 - 1977

DESCRIPTION: Manuscripts by Margaret K. Bearden: "Addenda to the Lincoln Assassination" (undated), "Contributions to Understanding the Assassination of Lincoln" (1965), "Lincoln, Booth, and the Surratts [Address to the Lincoln Group of Boston]" (1977), "A Lincoln Hobby" (undated), and "Lincoln As a Hobby" (undated).

Box: 1 Fold: 5 Margaret K. Bearden - Notes
1950 - 1979

DESCRIPTION: Notebook of Margaret K. Bearden. Notes by her. And manuscript: "Straight from the Horse's Mouth" (1979).

Box: 1 Fold: 6 Margaret K. Bearden - Clippings
undated

DESCRIPTION: Undated clippings regarding talks by Margaret K. Bearden and LaMoyne Bearden about Abraham Lincoln.

Box: 1 Fold: 7 "Blue and Gray Magazine"
4/1990 - 6/1990

DESCRIPTION: 4/1990 and 6/1990 issues of "Blue and Gray Magazine" with feature articles on the Lincoln assassination.

Box: 1 Fold: 8 Booth, Edwin P.
8/7/1961

DESCRIPTION: Typed Manuscript: "Lincoln" A Biography, A Lecture Delivered by Dr. Edwin P. Booth, Professor of Historical Theology, Boston University, at Chautauqua, New York, 8/7/1961.

Box: 1 Fold: 9 Booth, John Wilkes - Documents Regarding
1861 - 1865

DESCRIPTION: Excerpts from periodicals and correspondence dated 1861-1865 regarding John Wilkes Booth. Transcripts and copies.

Box: 1 Fold: 10 Booth, John Wilkes - Letters Regarding
1951 - 1993

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence of Margaret K. Bearden dated 1951-1993 regarding John Wilkes Booth. Correspondents include Herman I. Storck, S.J. (1951); Philip Van Doren Stern (1954), and Charles E. Holding (1964).

Box: 1 Fold: 11 Booth, John Wilkes - Photographs
1960s? - 1970s?

DESCRIPTION: Photographs circa 1960s?-1970s? of things and places associated with John Wilkes Booth. Includes two photographs (copies) of Booth.

Box: 1 Fold: 12 Booth, John Wilkes
1911 - 1985

DESCRIPTION: Printed Materials regarding John Wilkes Booth. Includes article "John Wilkes Booth" in "Yankee Magazine" (1953), "Statement Made to Harvey C. Bickel by Thomas Bradford Sanders" (1911), "Notes on 'The Mad Booths of Maryland" (1940), "Extracts from the 'Life, Crime, and Capture of John Wilkes Booth'" (undated), "The Mystery of Booth's Escape and Death" (1956), "J. Wilkes Booth" from "Amateur Book Collector," "Booth's Escape Route from Washington" in "Folks: News and Views" (1974), and several issues of "Pathways" (1984-1985).

Box: 1 Fold: 13 Booth, John Wilkes
1950s - 1990

DESCRIPTION: Typed Items and Newspaper Clippings dated 1950s-1990 regarding John Wilkes Booth.

Box: 1 Fold: 14 Booth, John Wilkes
1950s - 1990s

DESCRIPTION: Printed Materials dated 1950s-1990s regarding John Wilkes Booth.

Box: 1 Fold: 15 Brady, Mathew
1949 - 1977

DESCRIPTION: Printed Materials dated 1949-1977 regarding the photographic work of Mathew Brady.

Box: 1 Fold: 16 Brennan, John C.
1960s - 1996

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence dated 1960s-1993 of John C. Brennan regarding his Civil War research. Also, a booklet in memory of Brennan, who died in 1996.

Box: 1 Fold: 17 Brophy, John P.
1945 - 1974

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence to Margaret K. Bearden regarding John P. Brophy. Correspondents include Rev. Neil Gargan, S.J. (Rector of Gonzaga High School in Washington, D.C.), Alfred Isacsson, John C. Brennan, and James O. Hall.

Box: 1 Fold: 18 Browning, O.H.
undated

DESCRIPTION: 1 undated printed page (copy): "A Leaf from the Browning Diary."

Box: 1 Fold: 19 Bryantown
12/16/1963

DESCRIPTION: Newspaper Clipping from the 12/16/1963 Washington "Star:" "Church Burns at Bryantown [Maryland]."

Box: 1 Fold: 20 Chiniquy, Charles, Father
1954 - 1975

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence and typescripts dated 1954-1975 regarding Father Charles Chiniquy. Correspondents include Walter L. Williams and Robert H. Fowler. Includes typed manuscript: "Lincoln and Chiniquy."

Box: 1 Fold: 21 "Civil War Times Illustrated"
1996 - 1997

DESCRIPTION: Issues of "Civil War Times Illustrated" dated 1996-1997.

Box: 1 Fold: 22 "Civil War Times Illustrated"
1998

DESCRIPTION: Issues of "Civil War Times Illustrated" dated 1998.

Box: 1 Fold: 23 Corbett, Boston
1990

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence of Margaret K. Bearden dated 1990 regarding Boston Corbett. Correspondents include J.F. O'Brien and John A. Heitman.

Box: 1 Fold: 24 Crocker, Roy P.
1979

DESCRIPTION: Bound catalog for the Roy P. Crocker Collection of Lincolniana.

Box: 1 Fold: 25 Cronkite, Walter
undated

DESCRIPTION: Walter Cronkite - "You Are There Script" - undated, Script: "The Trial of John H. Surratt - 1867" by Margaret K. Bearden.

Box: 1 Fold: 26 David, Jefferson
1954 - 1994

DESCRIPTION: Printed Materials dated 1954-1994 regarding Jefferson Davis.

Box: 1 Fold: 27 Eisenschiml, Otto
1957 - 1963

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence dated 1957-1963 between Margaret K. Bearden and Otto Eisenschiml. Other correspondents include Hal Higdon (1962). Also includes pamphlet by Eisenschiml: "The 55th Illinois at Shiloh" (1963).

Box: 1 Fold: 28 Elmira Prison Camp
1954

DESCRIPTION: Newspaper Clippings dated 1954: "Confederate Graves Still Remind Elmira of Civil War." Also, photographs (reproductions) of Elmira prison camp.

Box: 1 Fold: 29 Elmira, New York - History
1950s

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence of Margaret K. Bearden dated 1950s regarding history of Elmira, New York.

Box: 1 Fold: 30 Ford's Theater
1950s - 1970s

DESCRIPTION: Printed Materials dated 1950s-1970s regarding Ford's Theater. Includes 1 photograph of the facade of the theater.

Box: 1 Fold: 31 Friend, Henry C.
1970

DESCRIPTION: Printed Pamphlet by Henry C. Friend: "Abraham Lincoln's Commercial Practice." Published by the Commercial Law Foundation.

Box: 1 Fold: 32 Gettysburg
1950s - 1990s

DESCRIPTION: Printed Brochures and other Printed Materials dated 1950s-1990s regarding the battle of Gettysburg.

Box: 1 Fold: 33 Greenmount Cemetery
1950s - 1990s

DESCRIPTION: Clippings dated 1950s-1990s regarding Greenmount Cemetery. Includes 1 photograph of Booth family marker.

Box: 1 Fold: 34 Higdon, Hal
1962

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence dated 1962 between Margaret K. Bearden and Hal Higdon regarding Lincoln assassination research. Other correspondents include Otto Eisenschiml.

Box: 1 Fold: 35 Hall, James O.
undated

DESCRIPTION: 1 undated Manuscript by James O. Hall: "The Surratt Family & John Wilkes Booth." Compiled from the research of James O. Hall.

Box: 1 Fold: 36 Holt, Joseph
9/4/1865 - 1873

DESCRIPTION: Transcripts of a letter dated 9/4/1865 to Joseph Holt from Sarah F. Mudd pleading the case of Samuel A. Mudd. Also, Pamphlet (photocopy): "Vindication of Hon. Joseph Holt, Judge Advocate General of the United States Army" [Washington: Chronicle Publishing, 1873].

Box: 1 Fold: 37 Isacsson, Alfred
1963

DESCRIPTION: Reprint of an article by Alfred Isacsson: "The Rumor at Pine Bush" reprinted from "The New York History, 4/1963."

Box: 1 Fold: 38 Isacsson, Alfred
1957 - 1998

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence dated 1957-1998 between Margaret K. Bearden and Alfred Isacsson.

Box: 1 Fold: 39 Isacsson, Alfred
1957

DESCRIPTION: Carbon copy of Masters thesis of Father Alfred Isacsson: "A Biography of John Surratt" Saint Bonaventure, New York, 1957.

Box: 1 Fold: 40 Johnson, Andrew
1950s - 1970s

DESCRIPTION: Newspaper Clipping dated 1952: "Andrew Johnson's Place in History." Transcripts of letters to Johnson. Photographic copy of letter from Johnson to Winfield Scott Hancock dated 7/7/1865, suspending the writ of habeus corpus.

Box: 1 Fold: 41 "Journal of the Abraham Lincoln Association"
1997

DESCRIPTION: "Journal of the Abraham Lincoln Association," vol. 18, no. 2, summer 1997.

Box: 1 Fold: 42 Kauffman, Michael W.
4/20/1996 - 5/16/1996

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence dated 1996 between Margaret K. Bearden and Michael W. Kauffman regarding Lincoln assassination research.

Box: 1 Fold: 43 Keene, Laura
1976 - 1978

DESCRIPTION: Photocopied correspondence, Typed Materials, and Clippings regarding Laura Keene, dated 1976-1978. Includes typed item: "Laura Keene Identified."

Box: 1 Fold: 44 Levin, Alexandra Lee
1965 - 1978

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence dated 1965-1978 between Margaret K. Bearden and Alexandra Lee Levin. Other correspondents include Maryland Historical Magazine (1965) and the Archives of the University of North Carolina.

Box: 1 Fold: 45 Lincoln Assassination
1888 - 1990s

DESCRIPTION: Printed Materials dated 1888-1990s regarding the Lincoln assassination.

Box: 1 Fold: 46 "Lincoln Autograph Biography"
undated

DESCRIPTION: 1 undated pamphlet: "Lincoln Autograph Biography."

Box: 1 Fold: 47 Lincoln Bank Accounts
1953

DESCRIPTION: Periodical Clippings dated 1953: "Riggs Bank Holds $201.80 to Credit of Abraham Lincoln" ("Washington Post") and "We Found Lincoln's Lost Bank Account" (Saturday Evening Post").

Box: 1 Fold: 48 "Lincoln Chronicle"
1981 - 1983

DESCRIPTION: "Lincoln Chronicle" newsletter - 1981-1983.

Box: 1 Fold: 49 "Lincoln Chronicle"
1984 - 1986

DESCRIPTION: "Lincoln Chronicle" newsletter - 1984-1986.

Box: 1 Fold: 50 "Lincoln Chronicle"
1987 - 1988

DESCRIPTION: "Lincoln Chronicle" newsletter - 1987-1988.

Box: 1 Fold: 51 "Lincoln Chronicle"
1991 - 1993

DESCRIPTION: "Lincoln Chronicle" newsletter - 1991-1993.

Box: 2 Fold: 1 Lincoln College Museum
12/1991

DESCRIPTION: 1 Typed Letter dated 12/1991 from Brooks Davis, Chairman of the Lincoln College Board of Trustees, to "Dear 'Lincoln Newsletter' Reader, regarding the new look of the "Lincoln Newsletter."

Box: 2 Fold: 2 Lincoln Colloquium
1991 - 1992

DESCRIPTION: Lincoln Colloquium. Pamphlet: "Fayette County Tourism Guide" 1991-1992.

Box: 2 Fold: 3 Lincoln Colloquium
1990 - 1996

DESCRIPTION: Printed Brochures dated 1990-1996 regarding the Lincoln Colloquium and other historical organizations in Illinois.

Box: 2 Fold: 4 Lincoln Colloquium
1990 - 1995

DESCRIPTION: Newspaper Clippings dated 1990-1995 regarding Abraham Lincoln.

Box: 2 Fold: 5 Lincoln Colloquium
1993 - 1996

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence dated 1993-1996 including mention of the Lincoln Colloquium.

Box: 2 Fold: 6 Lincoln Colloquium
1988 - 1994

DESCRIPTION: Printed Materials dated 1988-1994 including brochure from the 3rd annual Lincoln Colloquium on 10/15/1988.

Box: 2 Fold: 7 Lincoln Colloquium
1989 - 1991

DESCRIPTION: Printed Programs for the Lincoln Colloquium, 1989-1991.

Box: 2 Fold: 8 Lincoln Colloquium
1992 - 1994

DESCRIPTION: Printed Programs from Lincoln Colloquium, 1992-1994.

Box: 2 Fold: 9 Lincoln Colloquium
1994

DESCRIPTION: Printed Programs for Lincoln Colloquium, 1994.

Box: 2 Fold: 10 "Lincoln Conspiracy"
1977

DESCRIPTION: For the movie "The Lincoln Conspiracy," a folder titled "The Lincoln Conspiracy" with artwork showing Abraham Lincoln in front of 5 shadowy figures.

Box: 2 Fold: 11 "Lincoln Conspiracy"
1977

DESCRIPTION: Photographs dated 1977 from the movie "The Lincoln Conspiracy" produced by Sunn Classic Pictures, Inc.

Box: 2 Fold: 12 "Lincoln Conspiracy"
1977

DESCRIPTION: Press releases about the 1977 Sunn Classic Pictures, Inc. movie "The Lincoln Conspiracy."

Box: 2 Fold: 13 "Lincoln Conspiracy"
1977

DESCRIPTION: Paperback book: "The Lincoln Conspiracy" by David Balsiger and Charles E. Sellier, Jr. Los Angeles: Schick Sunn Classic Books, 1977.

Box: 2 Fold: 14 Lincoln Fellowship of Wisconsin
1990 - 1995

DESCRIPTION: Lincoln Fellowship of Wisconsin - Corresp. and Printed Materials - 1990-1995.

Box: 2 Fold: 15 Lincoln Fellowship of Wisconsin
1990 - 1996

DESCRIPTION: Lincoln Fellowship of Wisconsin - Corresp. and Printed Materials - 1990-1996.

Box: 2 Fold: 16 Lincoln Group of Boston
1975 - 1977

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence dated 1975-1977 between Margaret K. Bearden and the Lincoln Group of Boston.

Box: 2 Fold: 17 Lincoln, Abraham - Health
1964 - 1978

DESCRIPTION: Printed articles regarding the health of Abraham Lincoln. Includes "Abe Lincoln's Vision" (1978) and "Abraham Lincoln and the Marfan Syndrome" (1964).

Box: 2 Fold: 18 "Lincoln Herald" (1997)
1997

DESCRIPTION: "Lincoln Herald" - Periodical - 1997.

Box: 2 Fold: 19 "Lincoln Herald" (1998)
1998

DESCRIPTION: "Lincoln Herald" - Periodical - 1998.

Box: 2 Fold: 20 "Lincoln Ideals"
1959

DESCRIPTION: Pamphlet dated 1959: "The Lincoln Ideals: His Personality and Principles as Reflected in His Own Words." Lincoln Sesquicentennial Commission, Washington, DC.

Box: 2 Fold: 21 Lincoln Items
1937 - 1995

DESCRIPTION: Lincoln Items - unusual - Printed Materials - 1937-1995. Includes articles: "The Attempt to Steal Lincoln's Body" (1937), "Document Reveals Lincoln Owner of Newspaper" (1963), "The Strange Fate of Lincoln's Dog" (1969), and "When Abe Lincoln Sold Soap" (1963).

Box: 2 Fold: 22 "Lincoln Legal Briefs"
1989 - 1991

DESCRIPTION: "Lincoln Legal Briefs" - Newsletter - 1989-1991.

Box: 2 Fold: 23 "Lincoln Legal Briefs"
1992 - 1994

DESCRIPTION: "Lincoln Legal Briefs" - Newsletter - 1992-1994.

Box: 2 Fold: 24 "Lincoln Legal Briefs"
1995 - 1996

DESCRIPTION: "Lincoln Legal Briefs" - Newsletter - 1995-1996.

Box: 2 Fold: 25 "Lincoln Legal Briefs"
1997 - 1998

DESCRIPTION: "Lincoln Legal Briefs" - Newsletter - 1997-1998.

Box: 2 Fold: 26 "Lincoln Legal Briefs"
1980s - 1990s

DESCRIPTION: "Lincoln Legal Briefs" - Corresp. and Clippings - 1980s-1990s.

Box: 2 Fold: 27 "Lincoln Legal Briefs"
1980s - 1990s

DESCRIPTION: "Lincoln Legal Briefs" - Corresp. - 1980s-1990s.

Box: 2 Fold: 28 "Lincoln Legal Briefs" - Annual Reports
1989 - 1990

DESCRIPTION: Lincoln Legal Papers - Annual Reports - 1989-1990.

Box: 2 Fold: 29 Lincoln Legal Briefs
1992

DESCRIPTION: "Commentaries" - Newsletter - Lincoln and the Common Law - 1992.

Box: 2 Fold: 30 "Lincoln Letters"
1988 - 1997

DESCRIPTION: "Lincoln Letters" - Newsletter - 1988-1997.

Box: 2 Fold: 31 "Lincoln Letters"
1980s - 1990s

DESCRIPTION: "Lincoln Letters" - Corresp. and Printed Materials - 1980s-1990s.

Box: 2 Fold: 32 "Lincoln Log"
1976 - 1977

DESCRIPTION: "Lincoln Log" - Newsletter - 1976-1977.

Box: 2 Fold: 33 "Lincoln Log"
1978 - 1979

DESCRIPTION: "Lincoln Log" - Newsletter - 1978-1979.

Box: 2 Fold: 34 "Lincoln Log"
1980 - 1981

DESCRIPTION: "Lincoln Log" - Newsletter - 1980-1981.

Box: 2 Fold: 35 "Lincoln Log"
1970s - 1980s

DESCRIPTION: "Lincoln Log" - Corresp. and Printed Materials - 1970s-1980s.

Box: 2 Fold: 36 "Lincoln Lore"
1997 - 1998

DESCRIPTION: "Lincoln Lore" - Newsletter - 1997-1998.

Box: 2 Fold: 37 "Lincoln Lore"
1990s

DESCRIPTION: "Lincoln Lore" - Corresp. w/ Lincoln Museum, Fort Wayne, Indiana - 1990s.

Box: 2 Fold: 38 Lincoln Museum
1990

DESCRIPTION: Lincoln Museum: 1990 Annual Report.

Box: 2 Fold: 39 "Lincoln Newsletter"
1997 - 1999

DESCRIPTION: "Lincoln Newsletter" - Newsletter (1997-1999).

Box: 2 Fold: 40 Lincoln Shrines
1940s - 1990s

DESCRIPTION: Printed Materials and Brochures regarding historic sites dedicated to Abraham Lincoln. Dated 1940s-1990s.

Box: 2 Fold: 41 "Louisiana Lincolnator"
1995 - 1998

DESCRIPTION: "Louisiana Lincolnator" - Newsletter - 1995-1998.

Box: 2 Fold: 42 "Louisiana Lincolnator"
1990s

DESCRIPTION: "Louisiana Lincolnator" = Corresp. - 1990s.



Box: 3 Fold: 1 "Maryland Historical Magazine"
9/1959

DESCRIPTION: "Maryland Historical Magazine" of 9/1959 includes article by Alfred Isacsson: "Some Letters of Anna Surratt," p. 310.

Box: 3 Fold: 2 McEvoy
1/1909

DESCRIPTION: "The McEvoy Magazine for School and Home." Vol. 1 No. 5, 1/1909. "Lincoln Number." Thomas J. McEvoy, Brooklyn, NY.

Box: 3 Fold: 3 May, Frederick
undated

DESCRIPTION: Undated notes with mention of Frederick May.

Box: 3 Fold: 4 Merrifield, Richard
1954 - 1967

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence dated 1954-1967 between Margaret K. Bearden and Richard Merrifield, editor of "Yankee Magazine," regarding Merrifield's family which is related to John Wilkes Booth. Also includes correspondence with Gail Merrifield with mention of David Rankin Barbee.

Box: 3 Fold: 5 Mudd, Richard D.
1954 - 1955

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence dated 1954-1955 from Richard D. Mudd to Margaret K. Bearden, regarding aspects of the Lincoln assassination. Also includes article titled "John Wilkes Booth's Physicians" and another article entitled "The Curse of Cain" reprint from "Surgery, Gynecology and Obstetrics."

Box: 3 Fold: 6 Mudd, Richard D.
1965 - 1993

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence dated 1965-1993 from Richard D. Mudd to Margaret K. Bearden with coverage of the case of Samuel A. Mudd.

Box: 3 Fold: 7 Mudd, Richard D. - Clippings
1954 - 1997

DESCRIPTION: Mudd, Richard D. - Clippings dated 1954-1997 regarding cause of Samuel A. Mudd. Includes Typed Manuscript by Margaret K. Bearden: "Lincoln and Mudd" (1997).

Box: 3 Fold: 8 Payne, Lewis
1970s - 1990s

DESCRIPTION: Printed Materials and Correspondence dated 1970s-1990s regarding Lewis Payne.

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