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Wilson, Douglas L., ed.; Davis, Rodney O., ed.; Pinkerton, Allan. 'Allan Pinkerton Agency (Report Furnished to William H. Herndon)' in 'Herndon's Informants: Letters, Interviews, and Statements About Abraham Lincoln' . Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1998. [format: book], [genre: report]. Permission: University of Illinois Press
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Tuesday 12th, February 1861.

at 8.00. a.m. a Letter was received from A.P. — [3] enclosing one for N. B. Judd.

at 9.10. a.m. a Dispatch was sent of which the following is a copy.

Chicago 12th Feby 1861.

"N. B. Judd
in company with Abraham Lincoln
"Indianapolis
"Ind.

"I have a message of importance for you — where can it reach you by Special Messenger.

Allan Pinkerton."

at 12.20. p.m. a Dispatch was received of which the following is a copy —

"Indianapolis 12th, Feb'y 1861.

"A. Pinkerton

"At Columbus the thirteenth — Pittsburg the Fourteenth.

N. B. Judd."

at 12.30. p.m. a Dispatch was sent of which the following is a copy —

"Chicago 12th Feb'y 1861.

"W. H. Scott [4]
"Lafayette
"Ind.

"J — says will be at Columbus Thirteenth — Pittsburg Fourteenth — form your own estimate by enquiring at Indianapolis.

G. H. Bang's" [5]

Tuesday 12th February 1861 — [6]

***

We then returned to the Fountain Hotel, and from there went to my room on Holliday Street.

I will here mention that while I was in the parlor at Mr. Halls, waiting for my room to be got ready — I was introduced by Hilliard [7] to a man by the name of Hughe's, a Daguerreau Artist, who said that he had lived in New Orleans, and New
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Wilson, Douglas L., ed.; Davis, Rodney O., ed.; Pinkerton, Allan. 'Allan Pinkerton Agency (Report Furnished to William H. Herndon)' in 'Herndon's Informants: Letters, Interviews, and Statements About Abraham Lincoln' . Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1998. [format: book], [genre: report]. Permission: University of Illinois Press
Persistent link to this document: http://lincoln.lib.niu.edu/file.php?file=herndon267.html
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