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

Endorsement [1]

If this is consistent, I shall be glad for it to be done.

Dec. 8, 1864 A. LINCOLN.

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Annotation

[1]   Estate of Gabriel Wells Catalog 4, May, 1950, No. 126. According to the catalog description, Lincoln's endorsement is written on a short note addressed to the Senate Chamber regarding the promotion of an officer. No names are given.