Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln. Volume 6.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.

To Edward Bates [1]

Let a pardon be made out in this case. A. LINCOLN

Feb. 3, 1863


[1]   AES, DNA RG 204, U.S. Pardon Attorney, A 459. Lincoln's endorsement appears on a petition signed by Samuel Brereton and others, asking a pardon for Albert C. War, convicted of assault with intent to kill.