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

To Whom It May Concern [1]

To Whom It May Concern:

On application of the Sisters of Mercy in charge of the Military Hospital in Washington furnish such provisions as they desire to purchase, and charge same to the War Department.

ABRAHAM LINCOLN.

Annotation

[1]   Ellen Ryan Jolly, Nuns of the Battlefield (1927), p. 245. The original manuscript has not been found.