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Lincoln, Abraham, et al , Petition
of Sarah Martin for a Divorce from Nathaniel B. Martin (Unpublished
MSS) Permission: Illinois State Archives.
Illinois Anti-Slavery Convention , Proceedings of the Ill. Anti-Slavery Convention: Held at Upper Alton on the Twenty-sixth, Twenty-seventh, and Twenty-eighth October, 1837 (Alton, IL: Parks and Breath) Permission: University of Chicago.
Beecher, Edward , Narrative of the Riots at Alton: In Connection with the Death of Rev. Elijah P. Lovejoy (Alton, IL: George Holton) Permission: Northern Illinois University.
Lincoln, Abraham , A Bill for an Act to Repeal Laws Relative to the Permanent Location of the Seat of Government and Regarding Financing of the Construction of the Capitol Building (Unpublished MSS) Permission: Illinois State Archives.
Illinois Auditor's Office , Salary Warrant 1 (Unpublished MSS) Permission: Illinois State