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LIFE AND PUBLIC SERVICES
HON. ABRAHAM LINCOLN,
With a Portrait on Steel.
TO WHICH IS ADDED A BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH OF
HON. HANNIBAL HAMLIN.
BY D. W. BARTLETT,
WASHINGTON CORRESPONDENT OF THE NEW-YORK INDEPENDENT AND EVENING POST,
JANE GRAY, JOAN OF ARO,” ETC.
H. DAYTON, PUBLISHER,
No. 36 HoWARD-STREET.
Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1800, by
In the Clerk's office, of the District Court, for the Southern District of
Lincoln's Birth and Parentage.
Employed in splitting Rails
Enlists as a Volunteer in the Black-Hawk War, and serves through the
Buys a Stock of Goods on Credit, and opens a Store.
His Position on the Slavery Question in 1837
Removes to Springfield, and opens a Law Office.
Elected to Congress in 1846..........
Statesmen in the Thirtieth Congress.
His Votes in Favor of Harbor and River Improvements.
Slavery in the District of Columbia..
His Resolutions on the Mexican War.
Vote of Supplies for the War..