Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln. Volume 1.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.
[November 30, 1836]

To the Honorable the county commissioner's court for the county of Sangamon, Illinois.

We, the undersigned, citizens of Sangamon county respectfully request, that your Honorable body will pass an order for the establishment of a county road to commence at Middletown near Musick's bridge. Thence the nearest and best rout to Meaddows' Mill at the Sugar Grove. Thence, as near as the ground will permit, with the Section line runing one mile North of the Northern boundry of Townships Eighteen, to the county line.

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