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

To Joseph Holt [1]

This application being for the present denied I have allowed the applicant to withdraw the papers filed by him. A. LINCOLN

Sept. 19, 1864


[1]   Copy, DNA WR RG 153, Judge Advocate General, LL 2292. The record in the case of First Lieutenant Edward P. McCreary, One Hundred Forty-third Pennsylvania Volunteers, dismissed from service, who had appealed for reinstatement, quotes the above endorsement as appearing on the application.