Manuscripts/Mixed Material Praecipe in Tipton v. Browning, [Law papers].

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Title
Praecipe in Tipton v. Browning, [Law papers].
Contributor Names
Lincoln, Abraham (Author)
Herndon, William Henry (Author)
Created / Published
Sangamon County, Illinois, July 26, 1858
Subject Headings
-  Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
-  Lincoln's law practice
-  Herndon, William H. (1818-1840)
-  Wright, P. (Lincoln's law practice)
-  Tipton, David B. (Lincoln's law practice)
-  Browning, Addison (Lincoln's law practice)
-  Manuscripts
-  legal case and case notes
-  United States -- Illinois -- Sangamon
Genre
Manuscripts
legal case and case notes
Notes
-  Summary: Browning allegedly seduced fourteen-year-old Mary Tipton, and she gave birth to an illegitimate child. David Tipton retained Lincoln and Herndon and sued Browning for seduction because Tipton lost the services of his daughter while she was pregnant. Tipton requested $5,000 in damages. Tipton later dismissed the case.
Medium
19 x 24.6 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
Law Papers; Portfolio 3, no. 40
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.scsm1485
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Chicago citation style:

Lincoln, Abraham, and William Henry Herndon. [Praecipe in Tipton v. Browning, Law papers]. Sangamon County, Illinois, 1858. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/scsm001485/. (Accessed January 21, 2017.)

APA citation style:

Lincoln, A. & Herndon, W. H. (1858) [Praecipe in Tipton v. Browning, Law papers]. Sangamon County, Illinois. [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/scsm001485/.

MLA citation style:

Lincoln, Abraham, and William Henry Herndon. [Praecipe in Tipton v. Browning, Law papers]. Sangamon County, Illinois, 1858. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/scsm001485/>.