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This is a facsimile of a land warrant issued to Abraham Linkhorn (Lincoln) by the commonwealth of Virginia for four hundred acres of land. The warrant is dated March 4, 1780. The caption beneath reads "Land Warrant Issued to Abraham Linkhorn (Lincoln). The original, of which this is a reduced fac-simile, is in the possession of Colonel R. T. Durrett, Louisville, Ky." The facsimile is on page 10 within volume one of Abraham Lincoln : A History by John G. Nicolay and John Hay.
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Land-warrants; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Nicolay and Hay’s Abraham Lincoln, Volume 1, page 10
The Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana
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E457 .N653 2011 V.1, page 10, Original Documents and Original photographs in Nicolay and Hay’s Abraham Lincoln , Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries