Results 12 entries found

Thursday, October 1, 1846.+-

Clinton, IL.

DeWitt Circuit Court convenes for two-day term. In Bushnell et al. v. Knapp, bill is filed showing original claimant has left state. Record.

Friday, October 2, 1846.+-

Clinton, IL.

Lincoln writes and files bill in Bushnell et al. v. Knapp et al. He writes and files, for defendant, pleas inSlatten v. Branson.Herndon-Weik Collection, Library of Congress, Washington, DC; Photocopy.

Monday, October 5, 1846.+-

Clinton, IL.

[Piatt Circuit Court convenes at Monticello.]

Wednesday, October 7, 1846.+-

Clinton, IL.

[Champaign Circuit Court convenes at Urbana for two days.]

Monday, October 12, 1846.+-

Danville, IL.

Lincoln writes and signs plea for summons in Fithian v. Cunningham. Case continued.Record.

Wednesday, October 14, 1846.+-

Charleston, IL.

Coles Circuit Court convenes. Lincoln writes to William Brown October 22, 1846: "I have just returned from Coles."Abraham Lincoln to William Brown, 22 October 1846, CW, 1:389.

He represents defendant in People v. Lester.Record.

Saturday, October 17, 1846.+-

Charleston, IL.

Lincoln appears for plaintiff in Pearson and Anderson v. Monroe.Record.

Wednesday, October 21, 1846.+-

Charleston, IL.

Lincoln probably starts for Springfield.

Thursday, October 22, 1846.+-

Springfield, IL.

Lincoln writes to Speed suggesting they renew their correspondence. "Being elected to Congress . . . has not pleased me as much as I expected." He announces birth of Edward Baker Lincoln and describes Robert's characteristics. He also writes to William Brown.Abraham Lincoln to Joshua F. Speed, 22 October 1846, CW, 1:389-91; Abraham Lincoln to William Brown, 22 October 1846, CW, 1:389.

Monday, October 26, 1846.+-

Springfield, IL.

[Moultrie Circuit Court convenes at Sullivan.]

Wednesday, October 28, 1846.+-

Springfield, IL.

XML error in Log entry

Thursday, October 29, 1846.+-

Springfield, IL.

[Macon Circuit Court convenes for three-day term at Decatur.]