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

Memorandum
Concerning William W. Ketchum [3]

If there should be a change of Governor of New-Mexico, I wish to be reminded of this paper. A. LINCOLN

Dec. 7. 1864.

Annotation

[1]   AES, DNA FS RG 59, Appointments, Box 323. Lincoln's endorsement is written on a letter from Simon Cameron, December 2, 1864, recommending William W. Ketchum for ``Governor of New Mexico, or Gov. of some other Territory.'' Henry Connelly remained governor of New Mexico.