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

Annotation

[1]   ALS, InU.

[2]   George Ashmun of Massachusetts, Whig. His amendment was to a resolution of thanks to General Taylor for his victory at Buena Vista. This censure of President Polk was passed by the House, 82 to 81.

[3]   William A. Richardson of Schuyler County, Illinois, Democrat, whose resolutions were defeated.

[4]   William T. Haskell of Tennessee.

[5]   John P. Gaines of Kentucky.

[6]   Edward D. Baker of Illinois.

[7]   Alexander W. Doniphan.

[8]   George T. M. Davis, a lawyer at Alton, Illinois, and lieutenant in the Illinois Volunteers.

[9]   William W. Bishop.

[10]   See under date of January 12, 1848 (supra).