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


[1]   ALS, Christie 1993 Printed in ``Lincoln,'' a speech of Honorable Richard Yates of Illinois in the House of Representatives, February 12, 1921.

[2]   Yates came to Springfield for consultation, and on August 22, the Illinois Journal announced his candidacy in approximately the manner of Lincoln's suggestion. No convention was held.