Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln. Volume 7.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.

To John E. Mulford [1]

Major Mulford Washington, D.C.,
Fort Monroe Nov. 9th 1863

Let Mrs. Clark go with Mrs. Todd A. LINCOLN

Annotation

[1]   ALS, RPB. ``9th'' and ``Fort Monroe'' are not in Lincoln's handwriting. See Lincoln to Todd, October 15, supra. ``Mrs. Clark'' was probably Mrs. AbrahamPage  8

Lincoln, who is known to have used the name ``Mrs. Clarke'' in later years when she wished to travel incognito (see Carl Sandburg and Paul M. Angle, Mary Lincoln, Wife and Widow, pp. 263, 275).