Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln. Volume 2.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.


[1]   ALS, ICHi. The letter is damaged on one edge. Bracketed words are reconstructed by Angle, p. 78. David A. Smith was a lawyer of Jacksonville, Illinois.

[2]   Albert G. Caldwell, defendant in Atwood v. Caldwell pending in the state supreme court, was a Democrat, at the time representative in the legislature from Gallatin County.