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Full Name: William Osborn Stoddard
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(1835-1925) Writer, historian, journalist. William Osborn Stoddard was born in Homer, New York. After his graduation from the University of Rochester in 1858, beginning in May 1859, he advocated Abraham Lincoln as a presidential candidate in the paper's columns, and in 1860 he campaigned energetically on Lincoln's behalf. From 1861 to 1864 he was one of Lincoln's private secretaries, and from 1864 to 1866 he was United States marshal of Arkansas. His main books included "Abraham Lincoln" (1884), "Inside the White House in War Times" (1890), "The Table Talk of Lincoln" (1894), and over 75 books for boys, including "Little Smoke: A Tale of the Sioux" and "The Spy of Yorktown."
Author's Timeline:
1835 Cortland County
William Osborn Stoddard was born in Homer, New York, on September 24, 1835. 
1858 Monroe County
Mr. Stoddard graduated from the University of Rochester in 1858. 
1925 (Unknown) County
William Osborn Stoddard died in Madison, New Jersey, on August 29, 1925. 
1894 (Unknown) County
Abraham Lincoln: The True Story of a Great Life
(Pub: New York: Fords, Howard & Hubert ISBN: )
Biography. 
1890 (Unknown) County
Inside the White House in War Times
(Pub: New York: Charles L. Webster ISBN: )
Nonfiction. 
1894 (Unknown) County
The Table Talk of Lincoln
(Pub: Frederick A. Stokes Co. ISBN: )
Nonfiction. 
1891 (Unknown) County
Little Smoke: A Tale of the Sioux
(Pub: Appleton ISBN: )
Novel. 
1903 (Unknown) County
The Spy Of Yorktown: A Story Of Arnold And Washington In The Last Year Of The War Of Independence
(Pub: D. Appleton ISBN: )
Novel. 
1925 (Unknown) County
William Osborn Stoddard was interred at Hillside Cemetery, Madison, Morris County, New Jersey. 
1894 (Unknown) County
Chris, The Model Maker
(Pub: D. Appleton and Company ISBN: )
Boys' adventure book. 
1898 (Unknown) County
Lost Gold of the Montezumas
(Pub: J. B. Lippincott Co. ISBN: 1125904240 / 978-1125904244)
Boys' adventure book. 
1888 (Unknown) County
Abraham Lincoln and Andrew Johnson
(Pub: Frederick A. Stokes Co ISBN: )
Biography. 
1900 (Unknown) County
Lincoln at Work: Sketches from Life
(Pub: Boston: United Society of Christian Endeavor ISBN: )
Biography. 
1905 (Unknown) County
Boy Lincoln
(Pub: D. Appleton and Company ISBN: )
Biography. 
? Kings County
Mr. Stoddard lived at one time in Brooklyn, New York. 
? Nassau County
Mr. Stoddard lived at one time in Hempstead, Long Island, New York. 

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