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

Annotation

[1]   AD, MH; New York Tribune, October 20, 1864. Henry Willis, chairman of the loyal citizens of Maryland resident in the District of Columbia, wrote Lincoln on October 19, that it was the intention of the group to ``Serenade your Excellency this evening at 8 o'clock.'' (DLC-RTL).

[2]   The salutation does not appear in the manuscript.