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    Lincoln Law Partner, William Henry Herndon. Autograph Document Signed "Lincoln & Herndon for Calibb", also signed by John Todd Stuart (as "Stuart Edwards & Brown…for administrators of Jacoby, deceased"). No place (presumably Sangamon Co., Ill.), one-third page, folio, on faintly ruled paper. An agreement that the suit of Grimsley vs Calibb "may be continued as from day to day till the 4th day of December next…". Stuart has dated his signature Nov. 23, 1860. An uncommon association of both Lincoln's first and last law partners, and dated in the very month that he was elected President. This was doubtless one of the last cases to be attended in Lincoln's name during his Springfield residency. From the Henry E. Luhrs Collection. Accompanied by LOA from PSA/DNA.

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    February, 2006
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