Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln. Volume 2.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.
Gentlemen: Chicago, July 26, 1850.

Your polite note of yesterday, requesting, for publication, a copy of the address on the life and public services of Gen. Taylor, is received; and I comply with the request very cheerfully. Accompanying this, I send you the original manuscript. Your ob't serv't.

Messrs. L. C. Kercheval. A. LINCOLN.

R. J. Hamilton. [2]