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

To Ulysses S. Grant [1]

Lieut. Genl. Grant Executive Mansion,
City-Point, Va Washington, Jan. 5, 1864.

Richard T. Jacob, Lieutenant Governor of Kentucky, is at the Spotswood---House in Richmond under an order of Gen. Burbridge not to return to Kentucky. Please communicate leave to him to pass your lines, and come to me here at Washington. A. LINCOLN

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[1]   ALS, DNA WR RG 107, Presidential Telegrams, I, 278. See Lincoln to Dickson, December 27, 1864, supra, and Lincoln to Jacob, January 18, infra.