284. William G. Greene to William H. Herndon.

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Friend Herandon

Yrs. of Oct 28th recd. Dr Duncan came to Salem in 1829 (but he cut so small a figure while there that I failed to note the year of his exit) he is windy Kelso came to Salem in the year 1828 remained there some 8 or 9 years then moved Mo. he is an excellent reliable man I can't say where his PO. or residence is. Lincoln & Thompson Great Wrestle was at or near Rockisland. The Indian (Jack) who Lincoln protected came to our Camp at or near Henderson Creek or River

Verry Truly
W G Greene

Library of Congress: Herndon-Weik Collection. Manuscript Division. Library of Congress. Washington, D.C. 2725; Huntington Library: LN2408, 1:430



1. Lorenzo Dow Thompson of St. Clair County.