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.
  • Calhoun, John, appoints Lincoln deputy-surveyor, 68-69, men|tioned, 74.
  • Camp meetings, 34-35.
  • Campbellism, 36.
  • Camron, John M., founder of Page  124 New Salem, 4, 5; leaves New Salem, 13; children of, 22; preacher, 34, 35; Lincoln boards with, 43; mentioned, 25, 29, 42.
  • Canton, 13, 64.
  • Carpenter, William, 68.
  • Cartwright, Peter, denounces Hill, 15; preaches at camp meet|ings, 34; did not attend col|lege, 36; opposes Lincoln for Congress, 94.
  • Cass, Lewis, 55, 57.
  • Chandler, Dr. Charles, 96.
  • Chandlerville, 37.
  • Chicago, postal receipts at, 68; mentioned, 8.
  • Chrisman, Isaac P., 7, 25.
  • Chrisman, St. Clair, 7, 25.
  • Church, Eliza, 109.
  • Cincinnati, 24, 105.
  • Clarke, Charles James Fox, set|tles near New Salem, 12; en|ters land, 25; describes commu|nity, 15; describes "sudden freeze," 20; on position of women, 21; on social life, 27-28; on Illinois College, 29; on schools, 30; on religion, 34-35; describes growth of Petersburg, 37-38; furniture in Lukins' house made by, 109; mentioned, 64.
  • Clary, John, 7, 44.
  • Clary, Mrs. Louisa, 104.
  • Clary, Royal, 54.
  • Clary, William, opens saloon, 5; operates ferry, 6, 12; grocery of, site located, 104; rebuilt, 107; mentioned, 44, 54.
  • Clary family, 7, 25, 46.
  • Clary's Grove, 7, 19.
  • Clary's Grove boys, character of, 25, 26, 44; support Lincoln, 46, 55; in Black Hawk War, 54; smash Radford's store, 61, 70; mentioned, 27.
  • Clay, Henry, 49, 60, 64, 90.
  • Clothing, 22-23.
  • Cloud, Newton, 79.
  • Cogdale, Isaac, 93.
  • Coles County Lincoln farm, 101.
  • Concord, 7, 34.
  • Concord Creek, 4.
  • Cooking, 22.
  • Crowder, Washington, 20.