Format Manuscripts/Mixed Material
Contributors Lincoln, Abraham
Dates 1859
Location Illinois
United States
Language English
Subjects Davis, Samuel C. (Lincoln's Law Practice)
Legal Case and Case Notes
Lincoln's Law Practice
Lincoln, Abraham
Manuscripts
Moody, Matthew (Lincoln's Law Practice)
Perkins, Nathan (Lincoln's Law Practice)
Strosnider, Jacob (Lincoln's Law Practice)
Tomlinson, Henry T. (Lincoln's Law Practice)
Title
Bond for Costs in S. C. Davis & Company v. Strosnider, [Law papers].
Contributor Names
Lincoln, Abraham (Author)
Created / Published
Southern District of Illinois, November 26, 1859
Subject Headings
-  Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
-  Lincoln's law practice
-  Davis, Samuel C. (Lincoln's law practice)
-  Strosnider, Jacob (Lincoln's law practice)
-  Moody, Matthew (Lincoln's law practice)
-  Perkins, Nathan (Lincoln's law practice)
-  Tomlinson, Henry T. (Lincoln's law practice)
-  Manuscripts
-  legal case and case notes
-  United States -- Illinois
Genre
Manuscripts
legal case and case notes
Notes
-  Appears to be signed by Lincoln.
-  Summary: Strosnider gave S. C. Davis and Company a promissory note for $3,032.73. After Strosnider failed to pay, S. C. Davis and Co. retained Lincoln and Herndon and sued in an action of assumpsit and requested $5,000 in damages. Strosnider failed to appear, and the court ruled for S.C. Davis and Co. and awarded $3,669.59.
Medium
16.5 x 21 cm.
Call Number
Law Papers; Portfolio 3, no. 55
Source Collection
The Alfred Whital Stern Collection of Lincolniana
Repository
Rare Book And Special Collections Division
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/lprbscsm.scsm1501


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