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Wilson, Douglas L., ed.; Davis, Rodney O., ed.; Rutledge, Jasper. 'Jasper Rutledge (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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way things were tending went to see Ann — he boarded at Rutledges and Ann & Lincoln were engaged to be married. My brother knows this as well as he knows anything — he has told me this substantially. Ann sent for Lincoln in her last sickness. I am the double cousin to Ann [2] — see my brother James McGrady Rutledge and he will tell you all about it: he lives north west from this place 3 ½ miles. Ann dropt McNamar entirely — McNamar did not get back from New York till after Ann's death. [3]

Library of Congress: Herndon-Weik Collection. Manuscript Division. Library of Congress. Washington, D.C. 3365

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Wilson, Douglas L., ed.; Davis, Rodney O., ed.; Rutledge, Jasper. 'Jasper Rutledge (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=herndon606b.html
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