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Wilson, Douglas L., ed.; Davis, Rodney O., ed.; Eastman, Zebina. 'Zebina Eastman to William H. Herndon' in 'Herndon's Informants: Letters, Interviews, and Statements About Abraham Lincoln' . Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1998. [format: book], [genre: letter]. Permission: University of Illinois Press
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Notes.

Note from page 149: 1. Probably WHH's two-part lecture on AL's character, delivered on December 12 and 26, 1865, in Springfield.

Note from page 149: 2. Cassius M. Clay (1810 — 1903), a Kentucky lawyer and abolitionist.

Note from page 150: 3. Eastman edited the Western Citizen in Chicago, 1842 — 53. In 1853 its name was changed to Free West, and two years later it was merged with the Chicago Tribune.

Note from page 150: 4. Elihu B. Washburne (1816 — 87), Republican congressman from Galena, Illinois; and Oliver H. P. Morton (1823 — 77), Civil War governor of Indiana.

Note from page 150: 5. Charles V. Dyer (1808 — 78), Chicago physician and an avowed opponent of slavery.

Note from page 150: 6. AL appointed Eastman consul at Bristol, England, where he served until 1869.

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Wilson, Douglas L., ed.; Davis, Rodney O., ed.; Eastman, Zebina. 'Zebina Eastman to William H. Herndon' in 'Herndon's Informants: Letters, Interviews, and Statements About Abraham Lincoln' . Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1998. [format: book], [genre: letter]. Permission: University of Illinois Press
Persistent link to this document: http://lincoln.lib.niu.edu/file.php?file=herndon149b.html
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