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    ABRAHAM LINCOLN UNSIGNED AUTOGRAPH DOCUMENT. No place, no date (Sangamon Co., Ill., circa November 1840), one-half page, folio. A court decree (half in Lincoln's hand, the balance in an unknown hand) granting the petition of Sarah Brown, guardian, to sell some real estate "at public vendue on the on the twenty-fifth day of December next in the town of Rochester..." She is ordered to advertise the sale in "some newspaper published in Springfield & by posting up notices...in...Rochester..."

    Provenance: From the Henry E. Luhrs Collection. Accompanied by LOA from PSA/DNA.


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    December, 2007
    1st Saturday
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