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

To James Speed [1]

Send me a nomination for Gooding. A. LINCOLN

Dec. 14. 1864.


[1]   AES, DNA RG 60, Papers of Attorney General, Appointments, New Mexico, Box 660. Lincoln's endorsement is written on an envelope containing recommendations of David S. Gooding for associate justice is New Mexico. Gooding's nomination was tabled by the Senate on January 10, 1865.