Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln. Volume 1.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.


[1]   Vandalia Free Press, January 10, 1839. A less adequate account appears in the Sangamo Journal, January 19, 1839.

[2]   William L. D. Ewing.

[3]   Ewing then proposed other amendments, contending that it was unconstitutional to legislate on the subject until 1840, and that it would be better to locate the seat of government on vacant land.