1. Creator/Author:
  2. Atkinson, R. J. (Robert J.), 1820-1871 (1)

Letter from Robert J. Atkinson to Abraham Lincoln

Creator:
Atkinson, R. J. (Robert J.), 1820-1871
Collection:
Letters to Lincoln
Location:
[Washington, D.C.]
Date of Original:
1862
Description:
Undated, handwritten letter, 23 cm, recommending Thomas S. Woods of Ohio for the office of judge for the territory of Arizona 'should Congress see fit to organize a territorial government there' written by Robert J. Atkinson. Docketed on verso in different hand 'Robt. J. Atkinson. Recdg Thos. S. Woods for Judgeship Arizona.' Autograph letter signed (ALS).
Subject:
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Correspondence; Judges--Selection and appointment--United States
Category:
Manuscripts & Documents
Format of Original:
Manuscript
Item ID:
71200908300252
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, Allen County Public Library, Fort Wayne, Indiana
Digital File ID:
71200908300252
Available for Viewing:
By appointment only
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