- William Henry,1818–91, U.S. law partner and biographer of Abraham Lincoln.
- a town in NE Virginia.
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Examples from the Web for herndon
But Herndon is a most unreliable narrator in all things about Mary, since they never got along.
What got Herndon in even more trouble with his biography was claiming that Lincoln was a free-thinker and certainly no Christian.
This brings us to the core conceptual issue, which Herndon, Ash and Pollin argue greatly biases our results.Rogoff and Reinhart Respond
April 17, 2013
As I say, critics of Rogoff-Reinhart--including Herndon et al--have been rather overstating two things: 1.Did Reinhart and Rogoff Flub a Major Statistic?
April 17, 2013
Herndon's Lincoln by William H. Herndon and Jesse W. Weik Am I forgetting that Lincoln was a lawyer too?The Ultimate Lincoln Reading List
November 16, 2012
His partner Herndon said of him, "His melancholy dripped from him as he walked."The Negro and the Nation
George S. Merriam
"I thought Herndon was mighty keen to go," he remarked with a laugh.A Little Union Scout
Joel Chandler Harris
"I told him that I believed it would do him good to get down to Washington," said Herndon.
When either Lincoln or Herndon received a fee they divided the money then and there.
"I do not think that he knew what happiness was for twenty years," says Mr. Herndon.The Life Of Abraham Lincoln
Ward H. Lamon