Abraham Lincoln to Peter Hagner, 6 January 18481Washington, Jany 6. 1848–Dear Sir:
Enclosed are some papers pertaining to a claim of Dr Argyle W. Furr,– Supposing it might do good, and could do no harm, I have added my certificates of the genuineness of Col Baker's signatures– Will you please examine them, and address me at the House of Representatives?2Very RespectfullyA. Lincoln,
1Abraham Lincoln wrote and signed the letter. Two unknown persons authored the docketing on the back page. Originally, this document likely enclosed Endorsement of Abraham Lincoln to Unknown, although the two documents have become separated and are now located in different repositories.
Autograph Letter Signed, 2 page(s), Lincoln Collection, Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum (Springfield, IL).