Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln. Volume 8.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.
Page  302

To Ulysses S. Grant [2]

Executive Mansion,
Lieutenant General Grant: Washington, Feb'y 16, 1865.

Suspend execution of death sentence of Charles Love, Seventh New-Hampshire Vols. at City-Point until further orders, and forward record for examination A. LINCOLN

Major Eckert

Please send the above telegram JNO. G. NICOLAY

Annotation

[1]   D, DNA WR RG 107, Presidential Telegrams, I, 348. See Lincoln to Ord, January 28, supra. No reply from Grant has been found.