To John P. Usher 
Let this appointment, being to fill a vacancy, be made.
March. 15. 1865. A. LINCOLNPage [unnumbered]
 AES, DNA NR RG 48, Department of Interior, Appointments, Land Offices, Osage District, Kansas---Independence, California, Box 25. Lincoln's endorsement appears on an envelope labeled ``Watson Stewart, Humbolt, Kansas. Application for the appointment of Register Land Office Humbolt, Kansas.'' Stewart is listed as register at the Humboldt Land Office in the U.S. Official Register, 1865.