04. Lincoln to Martin B. Miner on receipt of letter

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Title

04. Lincoln to Martin B. Miner on receipt of letter

Subject

Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Friends and associates

Description

Letter from Abraham Lincoln to M.B. (Martin B.) Miner acknowledging receipt of letter and newspaper clipping. August 11, 1860. Miner, an attorney in Jerseyville, Illinois, was a political and legal associate. Lincoln relied heavily on supporters to keep him abreadst of political developments at all levels. Autograph Letter Signed.

Date

1860-08-11

Contributor

Becki Plunkett and Stephen Vincent

Rights

Copyright State Historical Society of Iowa. Information at http://www.iowahistory.org/libraries/services-and-fees/conditions-for-image-reproductions.html

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Digital Reproduction Information

Original scanned at 600 dpi w/ sRGB color space.

Repository

State Historical Society of Iowa, Des Moines

Repository Collection

Autograph Collection: John A. Kasson series

Digital item created

9/23/2008

Transcription

Springfield, Ill. Aug. 11, 1860 M. B. Minor, Esq Dear Sir Yours of the 7th with newspaper slip attached, is received, and for which I thank you-- Yours truly A. Lincoln