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

To Edward Bates [1]

I think this has been acted upon. Please file.

Sep. 26. 1864 A. LINCOLN

Annotation

[1]   AES, DNA RG 60, Papers of Attorney General, Appointments, Kentucky, Box 479. Lincoln's endorsement is written on a letter from Joshua Tevis, January 14, 1864, recommending appointment of William A. Merriwether as U.S. marshal for Kentucky. See Lincoln to Bates, January 23, supra.