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Wilson, Douglas L., ed.; Davis, Rodney O., ed.; Greene, William G. 'William G. Greene 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 11: 1. John f. Posey and William L. D. Ewing, who were compaigning for the Illinois House of Representatives in the summer of 1830. See Edwin Davis, "Lincoln and Macon County, Illinois, 1830-31," Journal of the Illinois State Historical Society 25 (1932): 97-99. For another account, see the WHH interview with John Hanks, §344.

Note from page 11: 2. The long-remembered "Winter of the Deep Snow" was in 1830-31.

Note from page 11: 3. John E. Roll.

Note from page 12: 4. AL won most of his wrestling matches but was bested by Lorenzo Dow Thompson of St. Clair County. For a version of AL's own account of this match, see Col. Risdon M. Moore, "Mr. Lincoln as a Wrestler," TISHS (1904), 433 — 34.

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Wilson, Douglas L., ed.; Davis, Rodney O., ed.; Greene, William G. 'William G. Greene 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=herndon011.html
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