Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln. Volume 2.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.
[c. March 26, 1849]

Post-Master of the H.R. St. Louis, Mo.

Dear Sir: The bearer of this, Benjamin Bond, Esq, supposes that some letters addressed to me and Col. Baker, or to me alone by him, may now be in your office. I therefore request you will permit him to look over all letters in your hands, to me or to me & Baker, and deliver to him all such as he may say are addressed in his hand writing. Your obt. Servt. A LINCOLN