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

Annotation

[1]   ALS, ORB.

[2]   Alexander H. Stephens, Whig, member of congress 1843-1859.

[3]   Stephen T. Logan.

[4]   See Congressional Globe Appendix, Thirtieth Congress, First Session, pp. 159-63. Stephens vigorously denounced the Mexican War as an aggression to ``force and compel'' the people of Mexico to sell their country.