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

Endorsement Concerning Ezekiel F. Clay [1]

Let this man be paroled according to the within. A. LINCOLN

Jan. 16, 1865


[1]   Parke-Bernet Catalog 611, December 4-5, 1944, No. 271. According to the catalog description, Lincoln's endorsement appears on a petition signed by senators and representatives from Kentucky requesting that Ezekiel F. Clay, a prisoner of war, be paroled.