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

To John P. Usher [1]

File. Appt. made A. L

March 21, 1865

Annotation

[1]   AES, DNA NR RG 48, Department of Interior, Appointments, Indian Agencies, Box 74. Lincoln's endorsement appears on a letter from Usher, March 18, 1865, enclosing a commission for reappointment of Saint A. D. Balcombe of Minnesota as agent of the Winnebago Indians in Minnesota. The U.S. Official Register, 1865, lists Charles Mathewson of Connecticut as agent of the Winnebago Indians.