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

To Charles S. Hempstead and Elihu B. Washburne [1]

Gentlemen:

Enclosed is a draft for the pension of Victoria Crowder. On your urgent request, and merely to oblige you, I have retained $2.00 out of it. Yours as ever A. LINCOLN

Annotation

[1]   Copy, ISLA. This letter, probably written to the law firm of Hempstead & Washburne, was formerly among the papers of Elihu B. Washburne, but its present location is unknown. Victoria Crowder has not been identified.