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

Promissory Note Drawn for Ritta A. da Silva [1]

$125- Springfield, August 11- 1854.

Four year after date I promise to pay Abraham Lincoln, one hundred and twenty-five dollars, with ten per cent interest per annum from date until paid, interest payable annually, for value received. RITTA ANGELICA da SILVA.

This note paid in full this Novr. 26, 1858. Receipt given yesterday for $125--- of the money. A. LINCOLN. [2]

Annotation

[1]   Hertz, II, 626.

[2]   Lincoln's receipt is written across the face of the note.