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

Annotation

[1]   New York Times, October 25, 1864. ``The One Hundred and Eighty-ninth Regiment New-York Volunteers, organized under the late call for 500,000 men . . . passed through this city [Washington] to-day, on their way to the front. Prior to their departure by transport, the regiment was paraded in front of the White House, and presented to the President. . . .'' (Ibid.).