Hay, John, 1838-1905.
Inside Lincoln's White House.
Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, ©1999, c1997
|提及的人：||John Hay; Abraham Lincoln; Abraham Lincoln|
|資料類型：||傳記, 政府刊物, 州政府或者省政府刊物, 網際網路資源|
John Hay; Michael Burlingame; John R T Ettlinger
|ISBN:||0585106584 9780585106588 9780809322626 0809322625|
|描述：||1 online resource (416 pages) : illustrations|
|責任：||edited by Michael Burlingame and John R. Turner Ettlinger.|
On 18 April 1861, assistant presidential secretary John Hay recorded in his diary the report of several women that ""some young Virginian long haired swaggering chivalrous of course. . . and half a dozen others including a daredevil guerrilla from Richmond named Ficklin would do a thing within forty eight hours that would ring through the world.""The women feared that the Virginian planned either to assassinate or to capture the president. Calling this a ""harrowing communication, "" Hay continued his entry: ""They went away and I went to the bedside of the Chief couché.