James Wills Bollinger Papers
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Scope and Contents
The Bollinger Papers consist of correspondence, organized first chronologically and then alphabetically within each year, a pamphlet collection relating to Abraham Lincoln, and a collection of objects and ephemera also related to Lincoln. Professional photographs of Judge Bollinger and photographs related to Bollinger's family can be found in Series I: Box 10.
Please note that the folder information associated with this collection is inaccurate.
- Creation: 1926-1951
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
Copyright restrictions may apply; please consult Special Collections staff for further information.
4.5 Linear Feet
Language of Materials
Lawyer and judge. Mostly concerns Bollinger's studies of Abraham Lincoln and as a collector of Lincolniana.
The busts of Lincoln have been moved to offsite storage. When requesting the statues a digital file will be provided. If more access is needed, please contact Special Collections Staff for further assistance.
Method of Acquisition
Gift of the Bollinger estate, 1951.
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