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

Order Concerning Export of Hay [1]

Executive Mansion,
Washington City, Jan. 20, 1865.

Ordered: That no clearances for the exportation of hay from the United States be granted until further orders, unless the same shall have been placed on shipboard before the publication hereof.

ABRAHAM LINCOLN.

Annotation

[1]   Stan. V. Henkels Catalog, October 16, 1930, No. 85; James D. Richardson, Messages and Papers of the President, VI, 275. According to the catalog description, this is a document signed.