Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln. Volume 8.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.

To A. McKim Dubois [1]

A. McKim Dubois Springfield Nov 13. 1854.

Dear Sir Our court sets on the 20th Inst. and you will be wanted as a witness in the Illinois College case. [2] I merely write this to notify you will be wanted. When we fix a day we will give you more particular notice. Yours &c. A. LINCOLN.


[1]   Copy, ISLA. Dubois was a land dealer in Carlinville, Illinois.

[2]   Gilman et al v. Hamilton et al, involving a trust for Illinois College, Jacksonville, Illinois, appealed from Sangamon County to the Supreme Court of Illinois.