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Collection Reference Number GLC06646
From Archive Folder Unassociated Civil War Documents 1862 
Title Abraham Lincoln to Gideon Welles re: on Stephen Logan's request for Navy job for young man
Date 26 March 1862
Author Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865)  
Additional authors Logan, Stephen (fl. 1862)
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description A note, written as an endorsement on Logan's letter to Lincoln, supporting Stephen Logan's appeal on behalf of a young man for a navy clerkship. "The writer of this is almost a father to me...."
Subjects Office Seeker  Letter of Introduction or Recommendation  Lincoln's Cabinet  Government and Civics  President  Navy  Union Forces  Civil War  Military History  
People Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865)  Logan, Stephen (fl. 1862)  Welles, Gideon (1802-1878)  
Place written Washington
Theme The American Civil War; The Presidency; Naval & Maritime
Sub-collection Papers and Images of the American Civil War
Additional Information Notes: Not printed in Basler.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Civil War, Reconstruction and the Modern Era: 1860-1945
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