Lincoln's Vandalia, a pioneer portrait; illus. by Romaine Proctor.
Baringer, William Eldon, 1909-
  • Van Buren, Martin, 64, 69, 71
  • Vandalia, as capital, 3-4; influence on Lincoln, 3-4, 124-26; de|scribed, 10-11, 21-22, 76-79; founding, 12-15; early develop|ment, 15 ff.; first capitol at, 20-22; second capitol at, 20, 22-23, 39-40, 64; society in, 23-26, 34-36, 60, 92; growth of, 24-26, 31-34, 76 ff., 111-12, 115-16; intel|lectual life in, 25-26; diet, 46; builds third capitol, 77 ff.; in re|location vote, 108-09; loses capi|tal, 107-10; declines, 119-22; re|vives, 122-23; efforts to recapture capital, 123
  • Voris, Francis, 106