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

To Benjamin B. French [1]

If Commissioner of Public Buildings chooses to give laborers at White House a holiday I have no objections. A. LINCOLN.

November 9, 1864.


[1]   Hertz, II, 954. According to the source, this communication was received ``following the reelection of Lincoln,'' on November 8.