Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln. Volume 2.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.
Gen. Taylor. House of Representatives
Dear Sir: Feb: 27. 1849

Yesterday you were so kind as to say it would be convenient for you to receive the papers reccommending Col. Baker for a Cabinet appointment, through the mail. I herewith transmit them in that way, with the request, that my name be considered as added to the recommendation. Your Obt. Servt. A. LINCOLN