25. For the details on Lincoln's bounty lands see: U. S. Statutes at Large, Vol 9, 520-21; Vol. 10, 701-02; Letter of J. S. Wilson, Acting Commissioner Land Office, June 27, 1865, in Herndon's Lincoln (Angle, ed.), 83-4; E. B. Harlan, "Lincoln's Iowa Lands," Annals of Iowa, Vol. 15, 621-23.

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