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Topic Sets to Study Abraham Lincoln His Life and Before the Civil War

CONTENTS SET D:

Topic Twenty-two:  People who influenced the President Puzzle & Letters to and from Lincoln

ILLINOIS FRIENDS, LAWYER
ASSOCIATES AND RELATIVES
MORE ILLINOIS FRIENDS, LAWYER
ASSOCIATES AND RELATIVES
WASHINGTON AND GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS DURING THE WAR & WASHINGTON FRIENDS OF THE FAMILY MILITARY OFFICIALS AND OFFICERS
John J. Hall (step-nephew of Abraham)  Here Orlando Bell Ficklin (Coles lawyer and political advisor)  Here Julia Taft (friend of family) General George McClellen
Augustus Chapman (Harriet Hanks husband) Here William Chambers (political friend, introduced Abe at Debate)  None available Senator Stephen Douglas (from Illinois, Democrat opponent to Abraham in elections) General Ulysses S. Grant Here
Judge David Davis (8th Circuit Illinois judge) Here Reuben Moore (married to Sarah Bush Lincoln) Allan Pinkerton (spy and detective for the Union Army) General William T. Sherman Here
Usher Linder (Charleston lawyer, friend and opposing party) Here Dennis Friend Hanks (2nd cousin of Abraham) Secretary Edwin Stanton (War) General George Meade

Here

Thomas Marshall (Charleston lawyer and political advisor) Home James Taylor Cunningham (Coles friend and worker for the President-confidential assignments) Secretary William Seward (State) General Philip Sheridan Here
Harriet Chapman (Abraham's cousin) Here Mary Lincoln  (Abraham's wife) Vice President Andrew Johnson General Edward Baker
Robert Lincoln (oldest son of Abraham) Here John Davis Johnston (step-brother of Abraham) Frederick Douglass (abolitionist and advisor to President Lincoln) General Benjamin Butler
William (Billy) Herndon (last law partner of Abraham) Home Squire Hall (Sarah Bush's son-in-law                                 Edward Bates (Attorney General) Admiral David Farragut
Lyman Trumbull Here   Secretary Salmon P. Chase (Treasury) General Winfield Scott
Thomas Marshall (Charleston lawyer and political advisor to Abraham) Here      

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