[1]   ALS, owned by Mrs. J. B. Woodworth, Dixon, Illinois. Lincoln's correspondence with Turner about this case continues over several years, and letters to Adam Adams (June 23, 1853) and Solon Cumins (February 14, 1853) also are concerned with it. Since records of the United States District Court for this period are not extant, efforts to identify circumstances and participants have in most instances been futile.


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