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    Abraham Lincoln. Autograph Document Signed "Blackburn & Lincoln p.d." No place [Edgar Co., Ill.], May 12, 1851, about one-half page, oblong octavo. In Sylvanus Sandford vs John Elliott, the defendant states "he did not undertake and promise in manner and form as the…plaintiff in his…declaration has alledged…" Overleaf, Lincoln has written the filing docket "Elliott ads Sandford / Plea" as well as the notation "Filed May 12, 1851", beneath which the court clerk has signed. Tiny loss at one corner in blank area. From the Henry E. Luhrs Collection. Accompanied by LOA from PSA/DNA.

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    February, 2006
    20th-21st Monday-Tuesday
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