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

Annotation

[1]   ALS, IHi.

[2]   The constitutional convention met in Springfield from June through August. Lincoln's report of the probabilities of the new constitution were borne out in the constitution finished on August 31 and ratified by the people in March, 1848.

[3]   Edward D. Baker.

[4]   July 5-7.

[5]   Lincoln's sons, Robert and Edward.