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

Order for Pardon of Roswell McIntyre [1]

Executive Mansion,
Washington, Oct. 4. 1864.

Upon condition that Roswell McIntyre of Co. E. 6th. Regt. of New-York Cavalry returns to his Regiment and faithfully serves out his term, making up for lost time, or until otherwise lawfully discharged, he is fully pardoned for any supposed desertion heretofore committed; and this paper is his pass to go to his regiment.

ABRAHAM LINCOLN

Annotation

[1]   ADS-F, ISLA. An endorsement at the bottom of the page reads: ``Taken from the body of R. McIntyre at the battle of Five Forks Va 1865.'' An endorsement across the face of the order indicates transportation furnished by the quartermaster's office from New York on October 22, 1864.