Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln. Volume 8.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.

To Edwin M. Stanton [1]

Capt. Shindel will report to Gen. W. T. Sherman instead of to Gen. Canby as within directed. A. LINCOLN.

Nov. 5, 1864.


[1]   Lebanon, Pennsylvania, Reporter, February 10, 1909. According to the source, Lincoln's order overruled an order directing Captain Jacob A. Shindel, assistant quartermaster, to report to Major General Edward R. S. Canby at New Orleans.