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

To James B. Fry [1]

Will the Provost-Marshal General, please see & hear. Capt. Muzzy, for whom it seems is sought a place in the Veteran Reserve Corps.

Oct. 22, 1864 A. LINCOLN

Annotation

[1]   AES, owned by R. E. Burdick, New York City. Lincoln's endorsement is written on a letter of Governor Oliver P. Morton to Fry, October 17, 1864, introducing ``L[eonard]. F. Muzzy, late Captain in the 114th Ohio Vols.'' No record has been found of Muzzy's appointment to the Veteran Reserve Corps.