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

Annotation

[1]   AD, I-Ar. Introduced on December 15, the bill was passed on December 26, and appears in Laws of the State of Illinois, 1835, pp. 84-85.

[2]   The original bill contains only the first six sections. The seventh appears in the official engrossed copy, as added later by Lincoln's own hand.