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

Endorsement [1]

Let this boy be discharged on refunding any bounty received.

Jan. 16 1865. A. LINCOLN

Annotation

[1]   John Heise Autographs, Catalog 2467, No. 58. According to the catalog description, Lincoln's endorsement appears on a letter from Samuel Latta, Friendship, New York, asking release of his son Emmett, who had enlisted when only fifteen years old.