Allan j pinkerton (25 august 1819 – 1 july 1884) was a scottish american detective and spy, best known for creating the pinkerton national detective agency contents 1 early life, career and immigration 2 american civil war 3 after the war 4 legacy 5 writings 6 in popular culture 7 see also 8 footnotes.
When allan pinkerton, lincoln's bumbling secret service chief, set up a private detective agency after the civil war, he adopted as his logo an.
Allan pinkerton was a known us detective that was born in glasgow, scotland in 1819 he is very popular in his time because he is the founder of the well. Pinkerton was the son of a police sergeant who died when allan was a child, leaving the family in great poverty allan found work as a cooper.
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Pinkerton served as a spy during the us civil war and was renowned for preventing the allan pinkerton was a famous nineteenth-century detective and founder of the pinkerton within a few years he had eight additional employees.
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