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

Endorsement Concerning General Ames [1]

If there be no legal obstacle, let the recommendation of Gen. Ames be carried into effect. A. LINCOLN

Mar. 13, 1865


[1]   Carnegie Book Shop Catalog 119, No. 84. According to the catalog description, Lincoln's autograph endorsement appears on the verso of the concluding portion of a letter of General Ames. Whether Brigadier General Adelbert Ames of Maine, or Brigadier General John W. Ames of Massachusetts, was the writer, is not stated.