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

To Hannibal Hamlin [1]

Hon. H. Hamlin, Executive Mansion, Washington, D.C.,
President of the Senate, January 31, 1865.

Sir, I transmit herewith a communication from the Secretary of war, covering papers bearing on the arrest and imprisonment of Colonel Richard T. Jacobs, Lieutenant Governor of the State of Kentucky, and Colonel Frank Wolford, one of the Presidential Electors of that State, requested by Resolution of the Senate, dated December 20, 1864. Very Respectfully, Yr. obdt. servant,

ABRAHAM LINCOLN

Annotation

[1]   LS, DNA RG 46, Senate 38A F2. The lengthy report from Stanton on the arrest and imprisonment of Richard T. Jacob and Frank Wolford may be found in Thirty-eighth Congress, Second Session, Senate Executive Document No. 16.