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


[1]   ALS, The Rosenbach Company, Philadelphia and New York. Solomon Lincoln was a citizen of Hingham, Massachusetts, whence Abraham Lincoln's ancestors had come, though the fact was unknown to him at this time. Solomon and Abraham were distantly related.

[2]   Artemas Hale, Whig representative from Massachusetts. Solomon Lincoln's letter was dated March 2.