Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln. Volume 3.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.

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[1]   ALS, CtY. Jewett was an attorney at St. Louis, Missouri, who represented the plaintiff in Elbridge Whiting v. Solomon H. Mudge in the U.S. Circuit Court.

[2]   Judge Samuel H. Treat handed down the judgment on July 11, while Lincoln was on a trip with a party of state officials assessing the Illinois Central's property.