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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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Chapman, Harriet Hanks (1826-1915).

The daughter of AL's stepsister Sarah Elizabeth Johnston Hanks and his second cousin, Dennis F. Hanks. Harriet Hanks grew up near, and continued to live close by her grandmother, Sarah Bush Johnston and her grandmother's second husband, Thomas Lincoln, AL's father. In the mid-1840s she lived for a year and a half with AL's family in Springfield. (Coleman)

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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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