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

To Edwin M. Stanton [1]

Please file as a West-Point application. A. LINCOLN

Mar. 5, 1865.

Annotation

[1]   AES, DNA WR RG 94, U.S. Military Academy, 1865, No. 36. Lincoln's endorsement appears on a letter of B. H. Bressler to Simon Cameron, February 28, 1865, recommending Ferdinand Bressler for a cadetship. No record of an appointment has been found.