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People/Characters: Joshua Fry Speed

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Abraham Lincoln by Thomas Keneally
Abraham Lincoln of Kentucky: An Interview with the President by Wade Hall
Abraham Lincoln: The Prairie Years and The War Years {3-volume set} by Carl Sandburgas Joshua Speed
Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter by Seth Grahame-Smith
Blood on the Moon: The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln by Jr. Edward Steers
Courting Mr. Lincoln by Louis Bayard
The Emancipator's Wife by Barbara Hamblyas Josh Speed
Herndon's Informants: Letters, Interviews, and Statements about Abraham Lincoln by Douglas L. Wilson
An Honest Calling: The Law Practice of Abraham Lincoln by Mark E. Steiner
Lincoln as a lawyer by John P. Frank
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 Avengers: Justice, Revenge, and Reunion after the Civil War by Elizabeth D. Leonard
Lincoln's New Salem by Benjamin P. Thomas
Murder in the Lincoln White House by Colleen GleasonLincoln's best friend
Perish from the Earth by Jonathan F. Putnam
These Honored Dead by Jonathan F. Putnam
We Are Lincoln Men: Abraham Lincoln and His Friends by David Herbert Donald

Character description

Joshua Fry Speed (November 14, 1814 – May 29, 1882) was a close friend of Abraham Lincoln from his days in Springfield, Illinois, where Speed was a partner in a general store. Later, Speed was a farmer and a real estate investor in Kentucky, and also served one term in the Kentucky House of Representatives in 1848.

Joshua Fry Speed in Wikipedia

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