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

To James Speed [1]

Attorney General, please see Mr. King & make out the pardon he asks. A. LINCOLN

Feb. 28. 1865.

Annotation

[1]   AES-P, ISLA. Lincoln's endorsement appears on a letter of Prince L. Hudgins to Austin A. King, St. Louis, January 27, 1865, asking assistance in procuring a pardon. Hudgins had been indicated for conspiracy but not tried. King endorsed recommending the pardon.