Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln. Volume 2.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.


[1]   Certified copy, ICU. As in the case of Lincoln's endorsement of Wilcox (March 14, 1849), supra, the copy is certified by W.W. Lester, acting chief clerk, Department of the Interior. The original document has not been located, but an endorsement on this copy indicates that it passed from the Interior Department into the possession of Wilcox. Wilcox received the appointment as receiver at Stillwater.