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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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Dickey, Theophilus Lyle (1811-85).

A Kentuckian who settled and practiced law in western Illinois, Dickey was elected judge of the Ninth Circuit in 1848, an office he held for four years. A delegate to the first Republican convention in Illinois in 1854, he ran for Congress as an Independent in 1856 and supported Douglas in 1858 and 1860. (Dictionary of American Biography)

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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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