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.



[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.