Photo of Helen Nicolay


Lifetime: 1866 - 1954 Passed: ≈ 70 years ago




United States

Helen Nicolay

Helen Nicolay was the daughter of Lincoln's Private Secretary who, over a five year period, worked hand-in-glove with not only the president, but also the Lincoln family, and who was able to observe Lincoln in nearly all circumstances, social and political.

Books by Helen Nicolay

The Boys' Life of Abraham Lincoln  Cover image

The Boys' Life of Abraham Lincoln

Speeches by Abraham Lincoln Evolution Child's History Autobiography Childhood Children's Non-fiction

The Boys’ Life of Abraham Lincoln is a biography with many anecdotes that takes one deeper into the thoughts, personality, and beliefs of the man that was Lincoln. While the title indicates the book is about Lincoln’s life as a boy, the book is a ful...