Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Edward D. Baker” in chapter 17 of William H. Herndon, Jesse William Weik, Herndon's Lincoln: The True Story of a Great Life, Etiam in minimis major, The History and Personal Recollections of Abraham Lincoln by William H. Herndon, for twenty years his friend and Jesse William Weik:
...ng of the 4th of March he rode from his hotel with Mr. Buchanan in an open barouche to the Capitol.
There, slightly pale and nervous, he was introduced to the assembled multitude by his old friend Edward D. Baker , and in a fervid and impressive manner delivered his address.
At its conclusion the customary oath was administered by the venerable Chief Justice Taney, and he was now clothed with all the powers ...
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