1. Creator/Author:
  2. Eckley, Robert S. (1)

Lincoln's forgotten friend, Leonard Swett /

Other Title:
Leonard Swett
Authors:
Eckley, Robert S.
Item ID:
71201200800036
Publisher:
Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, c2012.
ISBN:
9780809332052 (hbk. : alk. paper); 0809332051 (hbk. : alk. paper); 9780809332069 (ebk.); 9780809332069 (ebk.); 080933206X (ebk.)
Call Number:
E457.2 .E24 2012
Physical Description:
xi, 306 p., [14] p. of plates : ill., ports. ; 24 cm
Topic:
Lawyers -- Illinois -- Biography.
Swett, Leonard, 1825-1889.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Friends and associates.
Bloomington (Ill.) -- Biography.
Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 287-296) and index.; A wandering youth -- The road to Mount Pulaski -- The great triumvirate of the Eighth Judicial Circuit -- Politics overtakes the law -- From the Wigwam to Washington -- And the war came -- Witness to the emancipation -- Quicksilver and New Almaden -- This terrible war -- A strategic decision -- Legal advocate and civic leader -- The better angels of our nature.
OCLC Number:
ocn775419696
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, Allen County Public Library, Fort Wayne, Indiana
Available for Viewing:
By appointment only
Category:
Books & Pamphlets