Facsimile of Abraham Lincoln's request for a change of venue in People v. Bantzhouse (Macoupin County, 1857)
Facsimile of Lincoln's request for a change of venue in People v. Bantzhouse (Macoupin County, 1857). 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 and signed by Abraham Lincoln. The document is related to a case entitled People v. Bantzhouse in 1857. The case occurred in Macoupin County, Illinois.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
8 1/12 inches X 11 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
ink on paper; copying
recto, bottom center: "Lincoln's request for a change of venue/ in People v. Bantzhouse/ (Macoupin County, 1857)."
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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Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)
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