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    Sale 2486 | Lot 4
    Price Realized: $500With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2486 Lot 4

      (AUTOGRAPHS.) Herndon, William H. Partial Document Signed by Lincoln's law partner as "Lincoln & Herndon," pledging the firm to pay costs in an unspecified legal case if necessary, 3 x 8 1/4 inches; toning, taped into mat with later postcard of Lincoln. Np, 15 December 1858

      Estimate $300 - 400

      At this point Lincoln was still awaiting official confirmation of his recent Senate campaign loss against Stephen Douglas, but had returned to his law practice from the campaign trail.


      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $500

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