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Author: 
Charles B. Strozier
Reviewer: 
Holly Pinheiro

Pinheiro on Strozier, 'Your Friend Forever, A. Lincoln: The Enduring Friendship of Abraham Lincoln and Joshua Speed'

Charles B. Strozier. Your Friend Forever, A. Lincoln: The Enduring Friendship of Abraham Lincoln and Joshua Speed. New York: Columbia University Press, 2016. xxv + 307 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-17132-8.

Reviewed by Holly Pinheiro (University of Iowa) Published on H-CivWar (January, 2019) Commissioned by Susan N. Deily-Swearingen (University of New Hampshire)

Author Interview--James Jewell (On Duty in the Pacific Northwest during the Civil War)

Hello H-CivWar readers,

today, we are joined by James Jewell from North Idaho College. He just published a primary source collection entitled: On Duty in the Pacific Northwest during the Civil War: Correspondence and Reminiscences of the First Oregon Cavalry Regiment (Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 2018).
Jim, your book is a primary source compilation of the First Oregon Cavalry Regiment. Can you tell us a little about how you became interested in this specific group and the process of selecting the sources you included?

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