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

Order Concerning Cornelius C. Van Arsdale [1]

Executive Mansion,
Washington, 27 January, 1865.

Let Cornelius C. Van Arsdale Prisoner of War be discharged on taking the oath of Dec. 8. 1863. A. LINCOLN


[1]   DS, RPB. This order, in John Hay's handwriting on Executive Mansion stationery, signed by Lincoln, is accompanied by an envelope addressed by Hay ``For Mrs. C. W. Frazier.'' Van Arsdale and Mrs. Frazier have not been further identified.