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Facsimile of a notice to take depositions Abraham Lincoln prepared in Waggoner et al. v. Ritter et al. (Menard County, 1847). A part of a facsimile set, The Lincoln Legal Papers: A Documentary History of the Law Practice of Abraham Lincoln, 1836-1861. A reproduction document written by Abraham Lincoln for a legal case in Waggoner et al vs. Ritter et al.. This case occurred in Menard County, Illinois in 1847.
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recto, bottom center: "In a chancery case, Waggoner et al. v. Ritter et al./ (Menard County, 1847),/ Lincoln prepared the complainant's/ notice to take depositions. "
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Political career before 1861 Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Writing skill
reproduction (derivative object)
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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