Pass for William Y. Dulin 
Allow this gentleman to pass to Fairfax Co. Virginia.
Dec. 16, 1864 A. LINCOLN
 American Art Association Anderson Galleries Catalog 3927, November 1920, 1931, No. 141. According to the catalog description, Lincoln's note is written on a card, on the back of which is endorsed: ``Mr. Dulon, give pass to Fairfax Co & Alexandria for one month. C.C.A.'' Mayor Richard Wallach of Washington wrote Lincoln on December 16, 1864: ``Mr William Y. Dulin who bears this once resided in Fairfax County Virginia where he had large possessions. . . . He desires your permission to go there & attend to some matters of personal interest.
``I have known him for many years & have the most implicit confidence in his integrity. . . .'' (DLC-RTL).