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

To Henry E. Dummer [1]

Dear Dummer: Springfield, Novr. 17. 1853.

While I was at Beardstown, I forgot to tell you that Wm. Butler says if you will give him charge, and full discretion, of a claim in your hands, against George G. Grubb, [2] late of Springfield, now of

Page  207Chicago, he knows how, and can, and will make something out of it for you. Please write him. Yours truly



[1]   ALS, IHi.

[2]   George G. Grubb had been for more than a decade in the general merchandise business in Springfield.