Manuscripts/Mixed Material Praecipe in Tipton v. Browning, [Law papers].
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- 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
- legal case and case 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.
- 19 x 24.6 cm.
- Call Number/Physical Location
- Law Papers; Portfolio 3, no. 40
- Source Collection
- The Alfred Whital Stern Collection of Lincolniana
- Rare Book And Special Collections Division
- Digital Id
- Online Format
- online text
ContributorsHerndon, William Henry
SubjectsBrowning, Addison (Lincoln's Law Practice)
Herndon, William H.
Legal Case and Case Notes
Lincoln's Law Practice
Tipton, David B. (Lincoln's Law Practice)
Wright, P. (Lincoln's Law Practice)
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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/>.