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

Recommendation [1]

Executive Mansion. Dec. 1, 1864.

I do not personally know these ladies, but very cheerfully endorse Judge Wylie and Mayor Wallach, and shall be glad if the ladies can find employment in any Department or Bureau.

A. LINCOLN.

Annotation

[1]   Tracy, p. 249. Andrew Wylie was associate justice of the Supreme Court of the District of Columbia. Richard Wallach was mayor of Washington. The ladies have not been identified.