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

Note Concerning Remittance to Thomas Bohannon [1]

October 23, 1839

I hereby certify that I on this day deposited in the Post office at this place a letter of Stuart & Lincoln directed to Messrs Thos. Bohannan & Co of Louisville Ky---enclosing $126---

Springfield, Ills. Oct. 23, 1839--- JOSHUA F. SPEED


[1]   AD, DLC-HW. In Lincoln's hand, excepting signature. The letter to Bohannon has not been located, but the money referred to probably represented a collection on the notes against Allen & Stone and Josiah Francis. See letter to Bohannon, August 7, 1839, supra.