Harold Holzer

Harold Holzer has written or edited more than 50 books about Lincoln and his times. He is the Jonathan F. Fanton Director of the Roosevelt House Public Policy Institute at Hunter College in New York.

The Silent Candidate

In 1860, after Lincoln received the Republican presidential nomination, he kept his mouth shut until the election—we should be so lucky today.

by Harold Holzer | Friday, July 15, 2016

Lincoln and the Fourth Estate

by Harold Holzer | Wednesday, December 10, 2014