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Wilson, Douglas L., ed.; Davis, Rodney O., ed.; Armstrong, John. 'John Armstrong (William H. Herndon 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
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461. John Armstrong (William H. Herndon Interview) [1].

[February 1870]

Jno Armstrong —

Says — that some few days before Lincoln delivered his house divided against itself Speech he called his friends together, in the Library Room in the State house in the city of Springfield, for the purpose of getting their opinion of the policy of delivering that Speech — the Speech delivered on the 17th day of June AD 1858. There were some Eight or twelve friends met. After seating them at the round table

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Wilson, Douglas L., ed.; Davis, Rodney O., ed.; Armstrong, John. 'John Armstrong (William H. Herndon 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=herndon574b.html
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