Contributor biographical information for Lincoln's White House secretary : the adventurous life of William O. Stoddard / edited by Harold Holzer.

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Harold Holzer is the senior vice president for external affairs at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Among the country’s leading authorities on Abraham Lincoln and the political culture of the Civil War era, Holzer is the author, coauthor, or editor of twenty-six books—including The Lincoln Image, The Lincoln Family Album, and Lincoln at Cooper Union: The Speech that Made Abraham Lincoln President. He is a cochair of the Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Commission.

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Stoddard, William Osborn, -- 1835-1925.
Presidents -- United States -- Staff -- Biography.
Secretaries -- United States -- Biography.
Lincoln, Abraham, -- 1809-1865 -- Friends and associates.
Lincoln, Abraham, -- 1809-1865.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1861-1865.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives.
Washington (D.C.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives.
Journalists -- United States -- Biography.
Stoddard, William Osborn, -- 1835-1925 -- Homes and haunts -- New York (State)