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

Annotation

[1]   ALS, DNA FS RG 59, Appointment Papers. Charles H. Constable of Wayne County, Illinois, had been Whig senator in the Illinois legislature 1844-1848. Constable was not appointed.

[2]   ``Charge d'Affaires to one of the South American States'' is not in Lincoln's handwriting.