Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln. Volume 8.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.
Hon. Sec. of War Executive Mansion,
Sir: Washington, Dec. 1, 1864.

Hon. George F. Miller, M.C. elect for the Harrisburg District, has a son---Daniel B. Miller---who for a long time has been acting Commissary of Subsistence, now wishes the appointment for him, with rank of Captain. He is now with the Army of the James. Let him be appointed. Yours truly A. LINCOLN