Abraham Lincoln to Catharine Nance, 21 July 18521Springfield, July 21. 1852Mrs Catharine NanceDear Madam:
This morning I received an affidavit of yours, inclosed with a letter of L. B. Wynne, for the purpose of getting a Patent from the Land Office–2 Herewith is the Patent,– Please accept my respects–3Yours trulyA. Lincoln–
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6Mrs Catharine NanceHagleyCass. Co.Illinois–
Copy of Autograph Letter Signed, 2 page(s), Abraham Lincoln Association Files, Lincoln Collection, Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum (Springfield, IL).