For the Union Launch Party

Join us at the launch party of Malcolm Johnstone’s eagerly awaited book For the Union, which follows the extraordinary story of how Quaker abolition, a hanging, a slave riot and a small newspaper in West Chester set the stage to launch Lincoln’s quest for the presidency. Click here to learn more about the book.

To RSVP, please contact Jamison at or call 610-696-8211. 

Proceeds from the deluxe edition of “For the Union” will go towards preserving and protecting The Lincoln Building as a time-capsule into our past.

Order your exclusive copy of the deluxe edition of For the Union below. The deluxe edition is hardback, full-color and includes bonus visual elements that the soft cover (to be release April 2019) does not include. Plus, get your copy signed by the author!

Order Your Copy

How would you like to receive your deluxe copy of “For the Union”?

(1) Pick up your copy at The Lincoln  Building (28 West Market Street, West Chester). We are open Monday-Friday 9am-5pm. Please leave a comment in the below form AND contact the day/time you will pick it up.

(3) If you do not indicate that you will be picking the book up, it will automatically be shipped – for FREE! Please allow 2-3 weeks for the book to arrive.

To order your copy, mail a check payable to: CCCF

Chester County Community Foundation

28 West Market Street

West Chester, PA 19382