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


[1]   ALS, IHi.

[2]   Charles R. Hurst. For the Lockridge case, see Lincoln to Speed, March 27, 1842.

[3]   William Walters. See Lincoln to Speed, January 18, 1843 (supra).

[4]   The convention was held on March 20 in the Statehouse to select delegates to the Seventh Congressional District convention. Lincoln withdrew after seven ballots and Baker was chosen as Sangamon's candidate for the nomination.

[5]   Lincoln was one of eight delegates to the district convention.