Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln. Volume 7.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.

To Edward Bates [1]

Hon. W. H. Randall, knows Judge Woodson & concurs in this recommendation. A. LINCOLN

April 4. 1864. File

Annotation

[1]   AES-P, ISLA. Lincoln's endorsement is written on a letter from Samuel F. Miller, Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, April 4, 1864, recommending Silas Woodson of Missouri for appointment as Chief Justice of Montana Territory. Woodson was not appointed.