Abraham Lincoln letter to Samuel D. Marshall
Scope and Contents
Handwritten and signed letter written from Springfield, Illinois, dated December 30, 1845, and addressed to the attorney, Samuel D. Marshall. The item is concerned with a plea to be brought before the "Supreme Court." Lincoln questions how the case is to be presented and how much it will cost.
- 1845 December 30
- Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 (creator, Person)
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Open for public research.
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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Letter must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Biographical / Historical
Abraham Lincoln was an American lawyer, politician, and sixteenth president of the United States.
1 folder (0.02 linear ft.)
Language of Materials
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
- Register of Abraham Lincoln letter to Samuel D. Marshall
- Leslie Evens
- 2011 November 4
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.
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