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

To John P. Usher [6]

Appoint Owen Wade, of Oregon, to fill this vacancy.

March. 16. 1865 A. LINCOLN

Annotation

[1]   AES, DNA NR RG 48, Department of Interior, Appointments, Land Office, New Ulm, Minnesota, etc., Box 36. Lincoln's endorsement appears on a letter from William A. Starkweather, February 1, 1865, resigning as register of the land office at Oregon City, Oregon. Owen Wade received the appointment.