Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln. Volume 2.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.


[1]   AES, I-Ar. Thornton's letter of November 22, 1852, elaborates on the substance of the petition supra. In addition to this endorsement Lincoln has written an explanatory footnote on the second page of Thornton's letter, as follows: ``His [Crockett's] fathers residence is near where the three counties join.'' The file contains several other letters and petitions.