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


[1]   LS copy, DLC-RTL. The joint resolution approved December 17, 1863, extended the thanks of congress to Grant and ``through him to the officers and soldiers who have fought under his command,'' and instructed the president to cause a gold medal to be struck and presented to Grant along with a copy of the joint resolution, engrossed on parchment.