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

Order Concerning George Burr [1]

At the request of Hon. Mr. Hotchkiss & upon his representation the order of dismissal in this case is revoked A. LINCOLN

March 18. 1865.

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Annotation

[1]   AES, owned by Milton H. Shutes, Oakland, California. Lincoln's endorsement appears on a letter from Dr. George Burr, January 29, 1865, who had been dismissed from the army as surgeon on November 18, 1862. Giles W. Hotchkiss was U.S. representative from Binghamton, New York.