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In this Feb. 8, 2019, photo, Ron Best, of Charleston, Ill., looks over a copy of the deed for Abraham Lincoln's 1841 purchase of southern Coles County farm land from his father, Thomas Lincoln. A plot of Illinois farmland once owned by President Abraham Lincoln is heading to auction. Best, a retired farmer in the central Illinois city of Charleston, is selling his family's 590-acre farm, which includes a 30-acre plot once owned by the nation's 16th president. (Dave Fopay/Charleston Times-Courier via AP)

In this Feb. 8, 2019, photo, Ron Best, of Charleston, Ill., looks over a copy of the deed for Abraham Lincoln's 1841 purchase of southern Coles County farm land from his father, Thomas Lincoln. A plot of Illinois farmland once owned by President Abraham Lincoln is heading to auction. Best, a retired farmer in the central Illinois city of Charleston, is selling his family's 590-acre farm, which includes a 30-acre plot once owned by the nation's 16th president. (Dave Fopay/Charleston Times-Courier via AP)

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