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

To John P. Usher [2]

Let this appointment, being to fill a vacancy, be made.

March. 15. 1865. A. LINCOLN

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Annotation

[1]   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.