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

Annotation

[1]   ALS, DNA WR RG 94, Adjutant General, Letters Received, P 1567 (with V-31-VS-1865). On November 28 Lincoln had endorsed the record in the case of Lieutenant Andrew J. Smith, Eleventh Pennsylvania Cavalry, sentenced to prison for ten years for rape: ``Pardon for unexecuted part of sentence Nov. 28. 1864, A. LINCOLN.'' Again on December 12, he endorsed the record ``Pardon Dec. 12, 1864 A. LINCOLN'' (DNA WR RG 153, Judge Advocate General, NN 2099). No record of the promulgation of Lincoln's order has been found.

[2]   Colonel Samuel P. Spear.