Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln. Volume 8.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.
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Pass [1]

Allow Mrs. daughter of Judge Young to pass our lines and come to Washington. A. LINCOLN

Feb. 18, 1865


[1]   Anderson Galleries Catalog 2166, May 4, 1927, No. 123. According to the catalog description, this pass is written on a small card. Judge Young was probably the late Richard M. Young of Washington, D.C., associate justice of the Illinois Supreme Court (1843-1847) and U.S. senator from Illinois (1837-1843). His daughter Matilda was the wife of Major Robert A. Matthews, CSA.