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

Annotation

[1]   ALS, ICHi. Marshall was an attorney practicing in Shawneetown, Illinois.

[2]   Lincoln argued the case before the State Supreme Court the day before.

[3]   Illinois Republican, published by Marshall.

[4]   General John C. Bennett, upon being cast out of the Mormon church for immoral conduct, testified copiously both as to the immorality and dangers of Mormonism to the state. His testimony has been widely discounted by historians.