To Charlotte B. Wise 
My dear Mrs. Wise Nov. 5. 1864.
It gives me pleasure to comply with your request. Yours truly
 ALS, IHi. On November 2, 1864, Charlotte B. (Mrs. H. A.) Wise wrote Lincoln from Boston:
``I am getting up a Navy Photograph Book for our Sailors' Fair, which opens on the 9th.
Page 93``I want your likeness to begin the book, as head of the Navy.
``Will you write your name on one of your Photographic Cards & sent [sic] it to me? . . .'' (DLC-RTL).