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


[1]   ALS, DNA FS RG 59, Appointment Papers. This letter is marked ``Rec'd 20 Sept.'' The enclosure is a letter to Lincoln signed by Orville H. Browning and others September 6, 1849, recommending Major Hart Fellows of Schuyler County for appointment to a federal judgeship or as secretary of Oregon Territory. Fellows did not receive either appointment, but in 1851 he was surveyor of the Port of San Francisco.