Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln. Volume 8.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.

To Edward Bates [1]

Attorney General please make out a pardon in this case.

Oct. 13, 1864 A. LINCOLN


[1]   AES, DNA RG 204, U.S. Pardon Attorney, A 561. Lincoln's endorsement is written on a letter from William P. Fessenden, October 3, 1864, asking pardon for Franklin B. Furlong, convicted of stealing letters from the post office at Portland, Maine.