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

Henry C. Kerr [1]

This is filed as an application by Capt H. C. Kerr, to be Provost-Marshall of the in [sic] Judge Kelly's Dist. Penn.

Annotation

[1]   AE, RPB. Lincoln's endorsement has been removed from the attendant papers. Henry C. Kerr's appointment as captain of the Veteran Reserve Corps, as of May 29, 1863, was confirmed by the Senate on June 30, 1864, but no reference has been found to his appointment as provost marshal.