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Lincolniana

[ ling-koh-nee-an-uh, -ah-nuh, ling-kuh- ]
/ lɪŋˌkoʊ niˈæn ə, -ˈɑ nə, ˌlɪŋ kə- /
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plural noun
materials pertaining to Abraham Lincoln, as objects, writings, or anecdotes.
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Origin of Lincolniana

First recorded in 1920–25; Lincoln + -iana
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How to use Lincolniana in a sentence

  • David, author of 27 books of Lincolniana, now says that there is “persuasive evidence” that Mary Todd Lincoln was in fact a man.

    Team of Sequels|Christopher Buckley|February 11, 2009|DAILY BEAST
  • It thus happened that I became the personal depositary of the larger part of the most valuable Lincolniana in existence.

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