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Manuscripts/Mixed Material Declaration, Praecipe in Faith v. Vandeveer, [Law papers].

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Title
Declaration, Praecipe in Faith v. Vandeveer, [Law papers].
Contributor Names
Lincoln, Abraham (Author)
Herndon, William Henry (Author)
Created / Published
Christian County, Illinois, May 15, 1847
Subject Headings
-  Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
-  Lincoln's law practice
-  Herndon, William H. (1818-1840)
-  Faith, John (Lincoln's law practice)
-  Vandeveer, Henry M. (Lincoln's law practice)
-  Manuscripts
-  legal case and case notes
-  United States -- Illinois -- Menard
-  United States -- Illinois -- Christian -- Taylorsville
Genre
Manuscripts
legal case and case notes
Notes
-  Summary: Faith retained Lincoln and Herndon and sued Vandeveer to recover a horse, seeking $100 in damages. Faith claimed that he owned the horse and that Vandeveer refused to return it. The court dismissed the case for lack of prosecution.
Medium
19 x 31.1
Call Number/Physical Location
Law Papers; Portfolio 1, no. 58
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.scsm1430
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Chicago citation style:

Lincoln, Abraham, and William Henry Herndon. [Declaration, Praecipe in Faith v. Vandeveer, Law papers]. Christian County, Illinois, 1847. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/scsm001430/. (Accessed September 30, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Lincoln, A. & Herndon, W. H. (1847) [Declaration, Praecipe in Faith v. Vandeveer, Law papers]. Christian County, Illinois. [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/scsm001430/.

MLA citation style:

Lincoln, Abraham, and William Henry Herndon. [Declaration, Praecipe in Faith v. Vandeveer, Law papers]. Christian County, Illinois, 1847. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/scsm001430/>.