Order Concerning Sisters of Charity of Nazareth 
Let no depredation be committed upon the property or possessions of the ``Sisters of Charity'' at Nazareth Academy, near Bardstown, Ky A. LINCOLN
Jan. 17. 1865
 ADS, Sisters of Charity of Nazareth, Mother House, Nazareth, Kentucky. Accompanying Lincoln's small card in the Nazareth Archives is the following letter from Senator Lazarus W. Powell, January 17, 1865: ``I received your letter of the 9th inst., two days ago. I called on the president this morning and presented your case for his consideration. He promptly gave me a safe-guard which I enclose herewith; it will protect you from further depredations. It affords me pleasure to serve you in this matter. If I can serve you further, command me.''