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


[1]   ALS, IHi.

[2]   This original letter has not been located, but it was probably written between September 13 and September 22. The notices which Lincoln copied for the court record (vide supra) bear the latter date, and presumably the notices were sent by Kinkead shortly after receiving Lincoln's missing letter of instructions.