"Here I have lived"; a history of Lincoln's Springfield, 1821-1865, by Paul M. Angle.
Angle, Paul M. (Paul McClelland), 1900-1975.
  • Bailey, Rev. G. S., 197
  • Baker, Edward Dickinson, captain Sharp Shooters, 50; speech by, 51; Whig leader, 65, 110; elected to state senate, 67; at corner stone ceremonies, 74; defends Porter, 79; Jackson funeral oration, 106; in Harrison campaign, 111, 114; in Fisher murder case, 119; in Mor|mon War, 127; in 1844 campaign, 129; speaks on Texas and Oregon, 131; raises 4th Illinois, 132; at Cerro Gordo, 134; visits Lincoln, 259
  • Baker, Edward L., 232, 258, 284
  • Baker, —, 107
  • Balls, 98-99, 183
  • Baltimore, conventions, 241, 286
  • Banks, development of, 170-72
  • Bank of Illinois, 121
  • Baptist church, 53, 197, 201
  • "Barn, The," 243, 244, 249
  • Barnett, George I., 197
  • Barnum, Phineas Taylor, 188
  • Barrett, James W., 136, 143, 208, 235, 243
  • Barter, 22-23, 47, 158
  • Bateman, Newton, 228
  • Bates, Edwin, 238, 257
  • Baxter, W. D., 148
  • Beach, Richard H., 46
  • Beam, Thomas, 22
  • Page  302Beardstown, 8, 36, 37, 47, 54
  • Beecher, Edward, 79
  • Beecher, Henry Ward, 188
  • Bell, John, 242
  • Belmont, August, 125n
  • Belmont, Battle of, 269
  • Benjamin, Clarissa, 19
  • Benjamin, Malinda, 19. See also Mrs. Elijah Iles.
  • Benjamin, Parke, 188
  • Bergen, Jane, 20
  • Bergen, John G., settles in Spring|field, 28; describes Deep Snow, 34; at 4th of July celebration, 50; in Colonization Society, 52; officiates at wedding, 95; resigns pastorate, 197
  • Birchall, C., 89
  • Birchall, C. & Co., 81
  • Birchall, Miss, 192
  • Birchall & Owen, 157
  • Bissell, William H., 191, 223, 224
  • Black Hawk War, 39
  • Bledsoe, Albert Taylor, 105
  • Bloomington, railroad to, 163; con|vention at, 215; Douglas at, 229, 248
  • Bogue, Vincent, 36-38
  • Bolivar, Simon, 29
  • Booth, A. S., 245
  • Brayman, Mason, 205
  • Breckenridge, John C., 242
  • Breese, Sidney, 99, 213
  • Brevard, Jesse, 6
  • Brisbane, Arthur, 140
  • British Republican Club, 242
  • Broadwell, William, 9n
  • Brodie, John, 129
  • Brooks, Rev. John F., 200
  • Bross, William, 220
  • Brown, Christopher Columbus, 231
  • Brown, Rev. J. H., 191
  • Brown, James N., 151
  • Brown, William, 220
  • Browne, Thomas C., 79
  • Browning, Orville Hickman, 72, 191, 238, 249
  • Bryant, William Cullen, 44
  • Buchanan, James, 217, 227
  • Buckhorn Tavern, 15, 24
  • Buckmaster, Nathaniel, 107
  • Buena Vista, Battle of, 133
  • Bull, Ole, 187
  • Bull Run, battles of, 268, 272
  • Bunn, Jacob, store, 159; bank, 171, 174; residence, 176; hospitality,
  • Bunn, Jacob—continued 191; in Library Association, 192; offers war loan, 263
  • Burlington (Ia.), 149
  • Burns, Robert, 189-90
  • Business, 168-174. See also Economic structure, Occupations, Trade.
  • Butler, William, 65, 123-25
  • Butterfield, Justin, 126