To Lewis C. Kercheval and Richard J. Hamilton
Your polite note of yesterday, requesting, for publication, a copy of the address on the life and public services of Gen. Taylor, is received; and I comply with the request very cheerfully. Accompanying this, I send you the original manuscript. Your ob't serv't.
Messrs. L. C. Kercheval. A. LINCOLN.
R. J. Hamilton.