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

To Ethan A. Hitchcock [1]

Will Gen. Hitchcock please see and hear the bearer, Col. Coburn, on the subject within? A. LINCOLN

Jan. 19. 1865.

Annotation

[1]   AES, In. Lincoln's endorsement appears on the back of a four-page letter from Oliver P. Morton, January 12, 1865, presented by Colonel John Coburn, Thirty-third Indiana Volunteers, requesting immediate action in regard to exchanging Confederate prisoners in Indiana prisons for members of the Fifty-first and Seventy-third Indiana Regiments, suffering in Southern prisons.