1. Creator/Author:
  2. Bates, Barton (1)

Letter from Barton Bates to Abraham Lincoln

Creator:
Bates, Barton
Collection:
Letters to Lincoln
Location:
St. Louis, Missouri
Date of Original:
1864
Description:
Handwritten letter, 25 cm, headed St. Louis, dated December 8th 1864, and signed Barton Bates. The letter recommends Governor Willard P. Hall for the appointment to fill the vacancy as judge of the District Court of the United States for the Western District following the death of Hon. Robert W. Wells. Autograph letter signed (ALS).
Subject:
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Correspondence; Hall, Willard P. (Willard Preble), 1820-1882; Judges--Selection and appointment--United States
Category:
Manuscripts & Documents
Format of Original:
Manuscript
Item ID:
71200908300264
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, Allen County Public Library, Fort Wayne, Indiana
Digital File ID:
71200908300264
Available for Viewing:
By appointment only
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