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

Order Concerning Thomas Geary [1]

Let Thomas Geary be discharged from the service on refunding any bounty received. A. LINCOLN.

April 14, 1865.

Annotation

[1]   ES, OCIWHi. According to the catalog description, this order was written by John Hay and signed by Lincoln on an appeal of Geary's mother, a widow from Richmond, Maine, that Thomas was only seventeen years of age.