Lincoln's forgotten friend, Leonard Swett

In 1849, while traveling as an attorney on the Eighth Judicial Circuit in Illinois, Abraham Lincoln befriended Leonard Swett (1825-89), a fellow attorney sixteen years his junior. Despite this age difference, the two men built an enduring friendship that continued until Lincoln's assassination...

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Main Author: Eckley, Robert S.
Format: Book Electronic
Language:English
Published:Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, 2012.
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