Documents in Collected Works with Imperfect Transcription

Order of Simon Cameron to Illinois and Indiana Regiments (written by Abraham Lincoln), May 28, 1861; endorsement of Abraham Lincoln to Simon Cameron, May 28, 1861

Order of Simon Cameron 1 Order of Simon Cameron 2
Order of Simon Cameron 3 Order of Simon Cameron 4

(only endorsement included in Collected Works)
Record Group 107: Records of the Secretary of War, 1791-1947, Entry 23: Record Series Originating During the Period 1789-1889, Correspondence, Letters Received, Letters Received (Irregular Series), 1861-1866, National Archives Building, Washington, DC