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

Call for Springfield Republican Convention [1]

March 14, 1859

A mass Convention of the Republicans of Springfield will be held

ON MONDAY, THE 21ST INST., AT 7 P.M.

At Cook's Hall for the purpose of nominating candidates for municipal officers at the approaching City Election. A full and punctual attendance is requested.

H. G. Fitzhugh, J. M. Allen,

A. Johnston, E. B. Hawley,

F. Springer, W. H. Herndon,

M. Hay, Z. A. Enos,

J. Armstrong, D. Morse,

T. S. Mather, A. Lincoln,

I. A. Hawley,---Executive Committee.

Annotation

[1]   Illinois State Journal, March 14, 1859. Signers of the call not previously identified are: Harrison G. Fitzhugh, carpenter; Adam Johnston, proprietor of a marble works; Reverend Francis Springer, superintendent of schools; Daniel Morse, proprietor of a meat market.