The Writings of Abraham Lincoln, Volume 6 by Abraham Lincoln
Telegram to General U. S. Grant. October 8, 1862.
WASHINGTON, D.C., October 8, 1862
I congratulate you and all concerned in your recent battles and victories. How does it all sum up? I especially regret the death of General Hackleman, and am very anxious to know the condition of General Oglesby, who is an intimate personal friend.