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Collection Reference Number GLC06677
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1853 
Title Abraham Lincoln to Thomas J. Turner regarding the state statute in taking dispositions
Date 15 August 1853
Author Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865)  
Recipient Turner, Thomas J.  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Provides instructions for following the state Statute in taking depositions. Also discusses the whereabouts and filing of cross-interrogations by Stephen Logan. Basler, Roy P. The Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln. (New Brunswick, NJ: Ruters University Press, 1953), Vol. II 1848 - 1858, p. 201
Subjects President  Law  Oath  Government and Civics  
People Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865)  Turner, Thomas J. (fl. 1853)  
Place written Springfield, Illinois
Theme Government & Politics; Law; The Presidency
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Additional Information Notes: Partially quoted in Basler 2:201.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859