Receipt of Denton Offutt to William Barnett, 26 March 18321
Received of Wm Barnett in full of all due debts and demands up to this date
A Lincoln
for D Offutt2
1Abraham Lincoln wrote the entirety of this document.
2Lincoln wrote this note in his capacity as a clerk in Denton Offutt’s store in New Salem, Illinois. The payment probably settled William Barnett’s accounts at the store.

Copy of Autograph Document Signed, 1 page(s), Abraham Lincoln Association Files, Lincoln Collection, Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum (Springfield, IL).