Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln. Volume 8.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.
Officer in command at Executive Mansion,
Davenport Iowa. Washington, February 17, 1865.

Suspend execution of death sentence of Wm A. Craven for four weeks, and forward record for examination. A. LINCOLN

Maj. Eckert

Please send above telegram JNO. G. NICOLAY