Manuscripts/Mixed Material James M. Kennedy and Alexander H. Julian vs. Gideon Hawley, [Law papers].

Format Manuscripts/Mixed Material
Contributors Lincoln, Abraham
Stuart, John Todd
Dates 1838
Location Illinois
United States
Language English
Subjects Barbour, Willis G. (Lincoln's Law Practice)
Bell, James (Lincoln's Law Practice)
Hawley, Gideon (Lincoln's Law Practice)
Julian, Alexander H. (Lincoln's Law Practice)
Kennedy, James M. (Lincoln's Law Practice)
Legal Case and Case Notes
Lincoln's Law Practice
Lincoln, Abraham
Stuart, John Todd
James M. Kennedy and Alexander H. Julian vs. Gideon Hawley, [Law papers].
Contributor Names
Lincoln, Abraham (Author)
Stuart, John Todd (Author)
Created / Published
Tazewell County, Illinois, April 10, 1838
Subject Headings
-  Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
-  Lincoln's law practice
-  Stuart, John Todd (1807-1885)
-  Hawley, Gideon (Lincoln's law practice)
-  Kennedy, James M. (Lincoln's law practice)
-  Julian, Alexander H. (Lincoln's law practice)
-  Bell, James (Lincoln's law practice)
-  Barbour, Willis G. (Lincoln's law practice)
-  Manuscripts
-  legal case and case notes
-  United States -- Illinois -- Sangamon -- Springfield
-  United States -- Illinois -- Tazewell -- Pekin
legal case and case notes
-  Summary: Hawley gave Barbour a promissory note for $500. Barbour assigned the note to Kennedy and Julian. Hawley failed to pay, and Kennedy and Julian retained Lincoln and sued in an action of assumpsit seeking $700. Apparently, the parties reached a settlement, and the court dismissed the case.
20 x 32 cm.
Call Number
Law Papers; Portfolio 1, no. 1
Source Collection
The Alfred Whital Stern Collection of Lincolniana
Rare Book And Special Collections Division
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