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Wilson, Douglas L., ed; Davis, Rodney O., ed. 'Register of Informants' in 'Herndon's Informants: Letters, Interviews, and Statements About Abraham Lincoln' . Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1998. [format: book], [genre: history]. Permission: University of Illinois Press
Persistent link to this document: http://lincoln.lib.niu.edu/file.php?file=herndon737.html


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Vineyard, Benjamin R. (1842-1905).

Vineyard's mother was Mary Owens Vineyard, the woman AL courted while at New Salem. He was also the nephew of another of WHH's informants, Elizabeth Abell, the sister of Mary Owens. Vineyard was an attorney in St. Joseph, Missouri, after the Civil War. (Bench and Bar of St. Louis, Kansas City, Jefferson City, and Other Missouri Cities [St. Louis and Chicago, 1887]; A. J. D. Stewart, ed., The History of the Bench and Bar of Missouri [St. Louis, 1898]; letter from Sue Horvath, August 11, 1994)

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Wilson, Douglas L., ed; Davis, Rodney O., ed. 'Register of Informants' in 'Herndon's Informants: Letters, Interviews, and Statements About Abraham Lincoln' . Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1998. [format: book], [genre: history]. Permission: University of Illinois Press
Persistent link to this document: http://lincoln.lib.niu.edu/file.php?file=herndon737.html
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