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

To Carl Schurz [1]

Executive Mansion,
General: Washington, Feb. 3d., 1865.

I have received your note of today. There will be no objection made to your leaving Washington for a few days, and returning upon the permission heretofore granted. Yours truly

Major General Carl Schurz A. LINCOLN

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[1]   LS, DLC-Schurz Papers. The note from Schurz has not been found. He was engaged in organizing veterans' corps in various states (Schurz, Reminiscences, III, 108).