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

To John B. Henderson [1]

December 7, 1864

Will Senator Henderson please see and hear this Missouri lady, and report to me on the case she shall present. A. LINCOLN

Dec. 7, 1864

Let this man be discharged on taking the oath of Dec. 8, 1863.

Dec. 8, 1864 A. LINCOLN


[1]   Anderson Galleries Catalog 2193, November 15, 1927, No. 343. According to the catalog description, Senator Henderson's recommendation for the discharge appears between Lincoln's endorsements, but no names are given in the source.