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Wilson, Douglas L., ed.; Davis, Rodney O., ed.; Turnham, David. 'David Turnham 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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103. David Turnham to William H. Herndon.

Dale Ind Dec 6th 1865

Dear Sir

yours of the 22nd ult is received and Contents noted. I will answer your questions as well as I Can. Mr Lincoln was born in Kentucky, he was raised a baptist, Thomas Lincoln was a rather long faced man, dark hair, eyes, and scin, by no means hansome,

I never saw Mrs Lincoln

verry respectfully
D Turnham

Library of Congress: Herndon-Weik Collection. Manuscript Division. Library of Congress. Washington, D.C. 2395; Huntington Library: LN2408, 1:281

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Wilson, Douglas L., ed.; Davis, Rodney O., ed.; Turnham, David. 'David Turnham 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=herndon142b.html
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