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

To John A. Dix [1]

Major General Dix Executive Mansion
New-York. Washington, Nov. 1. 1864

Please suspend execution of private P. Carroll until further order. Acknowledge receipt. A. LINCOLN

Annotation

[1]   ALS, DNA WR RG 107, Presidential Telegrams, I, 217. See Lincoln's telegram to Raymond and Strong, November 2, infra. General Dix acknowledged receipt of Lincoln's telegram on November 2 (DLC-RTL).