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


[1]   ALS, ORB. John Bovey, Ogle County pioneer and farmer, was the man addressed. The case to which Lincoln refers was tried in the United States District Court and records for this period are not extant. See other letters to Adam Adams and Thomas J. Turner, supra and infra. (See VIII, 592-593)