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Wilson, Douglas L., ed.; Davis, Rodney O., ed.; Miles, John. 'John Hanks (John Miles Interview)' in 'Herndon's Informants: Letters, Interviews, and Statements About Abraham Lincoln' . Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1998. [format: book], [genre: interview]. Permission: University of Illinois Press
Persistent link to this document: http://lincoln.lib.niu.edu/file.php?file=herndon005.html


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Notes.

Note from page 5: 1. Marginal note in WHH's hand: This letter was written to me by John Miles. I desired him to go down and see Jno Hanks: he did so and wrote me this letter.

Note from page 5: 2. Thomas Lincoln moved to Indiana in 1816, when AL was seven, and died in 1851.

Note from page 5: 3. AL's mother was born Nancy Hanks in Virginia and died in 1818. See the appendix.

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Wilson, Douglas L., ed.; Davis, Rodney O., ed.; Miles, John. 'John Hanks (John Miles Interview)' in 'Herndon's Informants: Letters, Interviews, and Statements About Abraham Lincoln' . Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1998. [format: book], [genre: interview]. Permission: University of Illinois Press
Persistent link to this document: http://lincoln.lib.niu.edu/file.php?file=herndon005.html
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