Bright finds redemption in Rehoboth

General Daniel Tyler was downright giddy when he wrote to his superiors, “During the week, I have sent two men to Fort Delaware for treasonable language — one of them, William Bright of Wilmington, a man of some position, and thus making him an example is undoubtedly doing good to the community. I think political [...]

Lincoln documents added to UD Library digital collection

The University of Delaware Library has announced the addition of 13 unique digitized documents signed or written by Abraham Lincoln, the bicentennial of whose birth is being celebrated in 2009.
The 13 digitized documents have been added as a component of the University of Delaware Library Digital Collections as ÔÇťAmerican Civil War Digital Collections: Autograph Abraham [...]