Manuscripts/Mixed Material Order for Summons in Fithian v. Cunningham et al, [Law papers].

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Title
Order for Summons in Fithian v. Cunningham et al, [Law papers].
Contributor Names
Lincoln, Abraham (Author)
Murphy, attny (Author)
Created / Published
Vermilion county, Illinois, October 1, 1846
Subject Headings
-  Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
-  Lincoln's law practice
-  Fithian, William (Lincoln's law practice)
-  Williams, Abner M. (Lincoln's law practice)
-  Cunningham, Hezekiah (Lincoln's law practice)
-  Partlow, Samuel (Lincoln's law practice)
-  Forbes, Thomas C. (Lincoln's law practice)
-  Bandy, William (Lincoln's law practice)
-  Lesley, Milton (Lincoln's law practice)
-  Manuscripts
-  legal case and case notes
-  United States -- Illinois -- Vermilion
Genre
Manuscripts
legal case and case notes
Notes
-  Appears to be in Lincoln's hand.
-  Summary: Fithian retained Lincoln and sued Cunningham, Partlow, Forbes, Bandy, Lesley, and Williams to collect $5,123 for breaching a bond. The defendants defaulted, and the court awarded Fithian $3,474.76.
Medium
20 x 15.8 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
Law Papers; Portfolio 1, 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.scsm1427
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Chicago citation style:

Lincoln, Abraham, and Attny Murphy. [Order for Summons in Fithian v. Cunningham et al, Law papers]. Vermilion county, Illinois, October 1, 1846. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/scsm001427/. (Accessed February 20, 2017.)

APA citation style:

Lincoln, A. & Murphy, A. (1846) [Order for Summons in Fithian v. Cunningham et al, Law papers]. Vermilion county, Illinois, October 1. [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/scsm001427/.

MLA citation style:

Lincoln, Abraham, and Attny Murphy. [Order for Summons in Fithian v. Cunningham et al, Law papers]. Vermilion county, Illinois, October 1, 1846. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/scsm001427/>.