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

To Whom It May Concern [1]

To Whom It May Concern:

On application of the Sisters of Mercy in charge of the Military Hospital in Washington furnish such provisions as they desire to purchase, and charge same to the War Department.



[1]   Ellen Ryan Jolly, Nuns of the Battlefield (1927), p. 245. The original manuscript has not been found.