Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln. Volume 4.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.

To Edward Bates [2]

Hon. Atty. General. Executive Mansion
My dear Sir: April 12, 1861

The two Senators of Penn. with the brief before them recommend Alexander Murdoch for Marshall of the Western District, and Robert B. Carnahan, for Attorney of the same District. Send me the Commissions. Yours truly A. LINCOLN

Annotation

[1]   Copy, ISLA. Alexander Murdoch of Washington, Pennsylvania, and Robert B. Carnahan of Pittsburgh received the appointments designated.