Lincoln begins organizing for Senate campaign

Recently returned from a trip with his wife to the East Coast, Abraham Lincoln refocuses on local politics by urging B. Clarke Lundy to organize the Peoria senatorial district carefully in preparation for the 1858 election. (By Matthew Pinsker)
Source Citation
"The Lincoln Log," August 5, 1857, The Papers of Abraham Lincoln, http://thelincolnlog.org/view/1857/8/5
Date Certainty
Exact
Type
Legal/Political
Relevance
Personal
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