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

To Zachary Taylor [b]

[c. February 27, 1849]

I have such evidence as enables me to say I know the within recommendation was signed by all the Whig members of the Illinois Legislature A. LINCOLN

Annotation

[1]   AES, DNA FS RG 59, Appointment Papers. Lincoln's endorsement is written on a letter signed by Whig members of the Illinois legislature, January 1, 1849, recommending Edward D. Baker for appointment to the cabinet.