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

Endorsement [1]


This application is made on the idea that the incumbent is to go out at the end of four years. A.L.


[1]   AES, DNA NR RG 48, Indian Agencies, Applications, Choctaw, Box 1271. Lincoln's undated endorsement is written on an envelope marked ``D. W. Houston/Garnett Kansas/Application for the office of Agent of the Choctaw Indians.'' No record has been found of Houston's appointment.