Notes regarding Filing of Documents, [9 December 1844-11 February 1861]1
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1Abraham Lincoln wrote this note. Its date is unknown. According to Lincoln’s law partner William H. Herndon, this slip of paper was kept on top of a stack of documents in the Lincoln & Herndon law office. The editors have dated the document using the beginning and ending dates of Lincoln’s partnership with Herndon.
Roy P. Basler, ed., The Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln (New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 1953), 8:424-25.
Handwritten Document, 1 page(s), Lincoln Special Collection, Letters Received, Historical Society of Pennsylvania [Philadelphia, PA]