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


[1]   ALS, The Rosenbach Company, Philadelphia and New York. See footnote, Lincoln to Grant, supra. As printed in OR, I, XLVI, III, 392, this telegram is followed by a parenthesis: ``(Same to Hon. Edwin M. Stanton, Secretary of War.).'' Seward probably forwarded the copy to Stanton, for Lincoln's telegram to Stanton of this date refers to receiving ``two dispatches from Gen. Grant since my last to you,'' which would probably refer to Lincoln's telegram of 8:30 P.M.Page  381

March 31, supra, and the telegrams from Grant received on April 1 at 9:15 and 11:24 A.M. See Lincoln to Grant, 5:45 P.M., supra.

[2]   Brigadier General Thomas C. Devin.