Fragment of Envelope of Abraham Lincoln to Ann G. Sprigg, [1847-1849]1
Free– A Lincol[n]Mrs SpriggPresent
1Abraham Lincoln addressed the envelope and wrote and signed the free postage frank. While serving in the U.S. House of Representatives, Lincoln lived in Ann Sprigg’s boarding house in Washington, DC. The correspondence enclosed within the envelope has not been located.
David Herbert Donald, Lincoln (New York: Simon & Schuster Paperbacks, 1995), 119-20.
Autograph Document Signed, 1 page(s), Lincoln Home National Historic Site (Springfield, IL)