Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln. Volume 1.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.
December 16, 1839

To the Honorable the General Assembly of the State of Illinois---

The undersigned respectfully petitions that Blocks, two, three, four and five in Bennett's addition to the town of Petersburgh in the county of Menard be vacated.

Dec. 16 1839 JOHN BENNETT.