1. Creator/Author:
  2. Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 (52)

Declaration in James P. Langford vs. Adam Johnston

Creator:
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
Collection:
Lincoln Signed Documents; Lincoln Legal Cases, 1830-1860
Location:
Sangamon County, Illinois
Date of Original:
1842
Description:
Handwritten [incomplete?] court document, 19 x 20 cm, prepared by Lincoln for James P. Langford in his suit against Adam Johnson or Johnston. Docketed with case name, date, and signature of clerk. Johnston owed Langford on an account but failed to pay. Langford therefore sued Johnston to recover the debt.
Subject:
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Career in law; Collecting of accounts--Cases; Legal documents; Langford v. Johnston
Category:
Manuscripts & Documents
Format of Original:
Manuscript
Item ID:
71200908300016
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, Allen County Public Library, Fort Wayne, Indiana
Digital File ID:
71200908300016
Available for Viewing:
By appointment only
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