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


[1]   Congressional Globe, Thirtieth Congress, First Session, p. 755.

[2]   The bill for the admission of Wisconsin had been reported on May 10, and sundry amendments had been offered, debate continuing on May 11. Lincoln's remarks immediately followed the passage of the bill.

[3]   Jacob Collamer.