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

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Title
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
Genre
Manuscripts
legal case and case notes
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.
Medium
20 x 32 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
Law Papers; Portfolio 1, no. 1
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.scsm1373
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Chicago citation style:

Lincoln, Abraham, and John Todd Stuart. [James M. Kennedy and Alexander H. Julian vs. Gideon Hawley, Law papers]. Tazewell County, Illinois, 1838. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/scsm001373/. (Accessed February 21, 2017.)

APA citation style:

Lincoln, A. & Stuart, J. T. (1838) [James M. Kennedy and Alexander H. Julian vs. Gideon Hawley, Law papers]. Tazewell County, Illinois. [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/scsm001373/.

MLA citation style:

Lincoln, Abraham, and John Todd Stuart. [James M. Kennedy and Alexander H. Julian vs. Gideon Hawley, Law papers]. Tazewell County, Illinois, 1838. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/scsm001373/>.