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John Hay

Born: October 8, 1838 in Salem, Indiana
Died: July 1, 1905 in Newbury, New Hampshire

Pen Name: John M. Hay, John Milton Hay

Connection to Illinois: Hay lived in Warsaw, Illinois and practiced Law in Springfield. He was also a personal secretary and biographer for Abraham Lincoln.

Biography: John Hay was a journalist and statesman. He is probably best known as one of Lincoln's two private secretaries. After Lincoln's death, he later served as editor of the New York Tribune. He was noted for his speech writing and delivery.Hay was a graduate of Illinois State University and of Brown University in 1858. He was a diplomat stationed in Paris, Madrid and Vienna and was Ambassador to England from 1897 to 98 under President William McKinley. He was also the 37th US Secretary of State.


Primary Audience(s): Adult readers

John Hay on WorldCat :

Selected Titles

Abraham Lincoln :
ISBN: 1406544078 OCLC: 224065035

Dodo Press, [Place of publication not identified] : [2008]

  Abraham Lincoln :
ISBN: 1605206687 OCLC: 746567798

Cosimo, New York : 2009.

ISBN: 1333866178 OCLC: 981794685

FORGOTTEN Books, [Place of publication not identified], 2016.

  Pike county ballads and other pieces.
ISBN: 1151670693 OCLC: 933905020

Rarebooksclub Com, [Place of publication not identified] : 2012.

The Bread-winners A Social Study
ISBN: 9783842481060 OCLC: 920906605

tredition Hamburg 2011