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.
  • Peck, John Mason, New Guide for Emigrants, 16; describes life, 24, 27.
  • Paine, Thomas, The Age of Rea|son, 35.
  • Pantier, David, 54.
  • Pantier, James, buys lots, 5: sells lots to Allen, 6; religion of, 34.
  • Pappsville, 58.
  • Pekin, postal receipts at, 68.
  • People of New Salem, 24-26.
  • Peoria, postal receipts at, 68; men|tioned, 8, 57.
  • Petersburg, founding of, 12; on stage line, 13; growth of, 37-38; made county seat, 38; surveyed by Lincoln, 74, 96; Lincoln speaks at, 94.
  • Portland Landing, 10, 52.
  • Potter, Edward (Ned), 7, 22, 25.
  • Potter, Mrs. Edward, 22.
  • Presbyterians, 34, 36.
  • Purkepile, John, 93.