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Through five administrations

reminiscences of Colonel William H. Crook, body-guard to President Lincoln

by W. H. Crook

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Published by Harper & Brothers in New York, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Crook, W. H. 1839-1915,
  • Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865,
  • Garfield, James A. 1831-1881,
  • Grant, Ulysses S. 1822-1885,
  • Johnson, Andrew, 1808-1875,
  • Hayes, Rutherford Birchard, 1822-1893,
  • Arthur, Chester Alan, 1829-1886,
  • Presidents -- United States -- Biography,
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1861-1865,
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1865-1900,
  • Washington (D.C.) -- Social life and customs -- 19th century

  • Edition Notes

    Statementcompiled and edited by Margarita Spalding Gerry ; illustrated.
    GenreBiography.
    ContributionsGerry, Margarita Spalding, 1870-1939, ed.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination279 p., [7] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages279
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24157518M
    LC Control Number10024279

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