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

To Marsena R. Patrick [1]

Executive Mansion,
Gen. Patrick Washington, Nov. 12. 1864.

Please oblige me by seeing and hearing the bearer, Lt. Col. Kretschmar, who is well vouched to me as a most worthy gentleman, and who wishes to see you on business. Yours truly

A. LINCOLN

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[1]   ALS, CSmH. General Marsena R. Patrick was provost marshal general of the Army of the Potomac. Julius C. Kretchmar was lieutenant colonel of the One Hundred Third New York Volunteers.