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People/Characters: John G. Nicolay

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1862 by Robert Conroy
Abraham Lincoln by Thomas Keneally
Abraham Lincoln: The Observations of John G. Nicolay and John Hay by Michael Burlingame
Blood on the Moon: The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln by Jr. Edward Steers
The Cambridge History of American Literature Volume 3: Prose 1860-1920 by Sacvan Bercovitch
The Civil War: A Narrative: Volume 2: Fredericksburg to Meridian by Shelby Footeas John Nicolay
The Civil War: A Narrative: Volume 3: Red River to Appomattox by Shelby Foote
Dark Union: The Secret Web of Profiteers, Politicians, and Booth Conspirators That Led to Lincoln's Death by Leonard F. Guttridgeas John Nicolay
The Emancipator's Wife by Barbara Hambly
The Five of Hearts: An Intimate Portrait of Henry Adams and His Friends, 1880-1918 by Patricia O'Tooleas John George Nicolay
Forward to Richmond: McClellan's Peninsular Campaign by Ronald H. Bailey
Lincoln as I Knew Him: Gossip, Tributes and Revelations from His Best Friends and Worst Enemies by Harold Holzer
Lincoln Revisited: New Insights from the Lincoln Forum (Lincoln Forum Books) by Harold Holzer
Lincoln's Men: The President and His Private Secretaries by Daniel Mark Epstein
Lincoln's Avengers: Justice, Revenge, and Reunion after the Civil War by Elizabeth D. Leonard
Lincoln's Boys: John Hay, John Nicolay, and the War for Lincoln's Image by Joshua Zeitz
Lincoln's Sanctuary: Abraham Lincoln and the Soldiers' Home by Matthew Pinsker
Lincoln's War Cabinet by Burton Jesse Hendrick
Mark Twain: A Life by Ron Powers
An Oral History of Abraham Lincoln: John G. Nicolay's Interviews and Essays by Michael Burlingame
Rise to Greatness: Abraham Lincoln and America's Most Perilous Year by David Von Drehle
The Siege of Washington: The Untold Story of the Twelve Days That Shook the Union by John Lockwood
Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln by Doris Kearns Goodwin
They Have Killed Papa Dead! by Anthony Pitch
We Are Lincoln Men: Abraham Lincoln and His Friends by David Herbert Donald

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John George Nicolay (born February 26, 1832, as Johann Georg in Essingen, Rhenish Bavaria – September 26, 1901) was an American (German-born) biographer and secretary of Abraham Lincoln.  After the death of the President, Nicolay became United States Consul at Paris, France (1865-69). For some time after his return to the United States, he edited the Chicago Republican. He was marshal of the United States Supreme Court (1872-87). In 1881, Nicolay wrote The Outbreak of the Rebellion.Nicolay and John Hay, who had worked alongside Nicolay as assistant secretary to Lincoln, collaborated on the official biography of the 16th President.

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