Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln. Volume 2.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.
June [15?] 1858

Born, February 12, 1809, in Hardin County, Kentucky.

Education defective.

Profession, a lawyer.

Have been a captain of volunteers in Black Hawk war.

Postmaster at a very small office.

Four times a member of the Illinois legislature, and was a member of the lower house of Congress. Yours, etc.,

A. LINCOLN.