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

To John F. Miller [1]

Executive Mansion
Officer in Command at Washington D.C.
Nashville, Tenn. Oct. 25, 1864.

Suspend execution of Young C. Edmonson, until further order from me. Answer if you receive this. A. LINCOLN

Annotation

[1]   ALS, DNA WR RG 107, Presidential Telegrams, I, 211. See Lincoln to Miller, October 5, supra. Brigadier General John F. Miller replied the same day: ``Your order suspending execution of Young C. Edmonton [sic] received'' (DLC-RTL).