AES, IHi. Nathaniel Coffin, treasurer and trustee of Illinois College at Jack-sonville was interested in a case involving the college trustees, Gilman et al. v. Hamilton et al., and had written Lincoln June 21, 1853, for information. Lincoln's note appears on the bottom of Coffin's letter.
 William Weer, Jr., attorney, and A. McKim Dubois, clerk of the Macoupin County Circuit Court, both of Carlinville.