Lincoln's New Salem, by Benjamin P. Thomas; drawings by Romaine Proctor from photographs by the Herbert Georg studio, Springfield.
Thomas, Benjamin Platt, 1902-1956.
  • Marsh, George M., 66.
  • Marsh, Mathew S., writes about New Salem, 13; complains of size of families, 22; enters land, 25; letter of, franked by Lin|coln, 66.
  • Masters, Edgar Lee, 83.
  • Mather, Thomas, 79.
  • MacNamar, John, partnership with Hill, 5, 14, 81; buys Lin|coln-Berry store, 37; helps Lin|coln write address, 49; engaged to Ann Rutledge, 81-82; men|tioned, 25, 42, 109.
  • McCandless, James, 71.
  • McClellan, Gen. George B., 46-47.
  • McHenry family, 7.
  • McHenry, William, 80.
  • McNabb, Babb, 46.
  • McNeil, see MacNamar.
  • Meadows, James, 93.
  • Mechanicsburg, 76.
  • Medical practice, 30-31.
  • Menard County, established, 38; election returns of, 94.
  • Metamora Courthouse, 101.
  • Methodists, 34, 35, 36.
  • Miller, George, 94.
  • Miller, Joshua, settles in New Salem, 10; leaves, 37; house of, restored, 107; mentioned, 18, 34.
  • Money, 24.
  • Monmouth, 13, 65.
  • Morris, Philemon, builds house, 10; leaves New Salem, 37; men|tioned, 12.