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

Concerning New Mexico Appointments [4]

Executive Mansion,
Washington, Dec. 7, 1864.

To-day Mr. Perea, Delegate from New-Mexico, asks that Arny, Secretary of the Territory be removed, and Charles P. Clever be appointed in his stead. Also Dr. Steck, Sup. Ind. Affairs, be removed, & Philip P. Delgado. Also John Greiner, Receiver of Public-Monies & James L. Collins appointed [in] his place.


[1]   AD, DLC-RTL. William F. M. Arny remained in office. Felipe Delgado, nominated to replace Michael Steck on February 21, 1865, was confirmed by the Senate on March 3, 1865. John Greiner remained in office.