Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln. Volume 2.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.

Annotation

[1]   ALS, The Rosenbach Company, Philadelphia and New York. See Lincoln to Rives, May 7, 1849, supra.

[2]   Presumably because he was recommending his friend Anson G. Henry for the same office.

[3]   This letter of recommendation is presumably not extant.