Books Page 1 of H. R. [Vote on resolution to amend State constitution].

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Title
H. R. [Vote on resolution to amend State constitution].
Created / Published
House of Representatives, Springfield, Illinois, between 1834and 1841
Subject Headings
-  Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
-  Broadsides
-  United States -- Illinois -- Sangamon -- Springfield
Genre
Broadsides
Notes
-  Lincoln's "Yea" is recorded on this tally sheet of votes of members of the Illinois House of Representatives on a resolution to amend the State Constitution. The future President was one of 66 members who approved the resolution, as opposed to 22 who voted against the measure. The precise date of the document has not been established, but the voting occurred between 1834 and 1841 during Lincoln's term in office.
Medium
31 x 20 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
Portfolio 16, no. 57
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.scsm0608
Online Format
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[H. R. Vote on resolution to amend State constitution]. House of Representatives, Springfield, Illinois, between and 1841, 1834. Image. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/scsm000608/. (Accessed January 22, 2017.)

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[H. R. Vote on resolution to amend State constitution]. House of Representatives, Springfield, Illinois, between and 1841, 1834. Image. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/scsm000608/>.