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

Annotation

[1]   ALS, IHi.

[2]   See Lincoln to David A. Smith, June 10, 1853, supra.

[3]   Counties in Archibald Williams' district.

[4]   On the contrary, Democrat John Moore had defeated James Miller.

[5]   Elihu B. Washburne of Galena; James H. Woodworth, prominent merchant and former mayor of Chicago; Jesse O. Norton, attorney of Joliet; and James Knox, attorney of Knoxville.

[6]   James C. Allen, attorney of Palestine, a former member of the state House of Representatives.

[7]   William B. Archer, who had for years represented Clark County in the legislature.