Five lines plus signature and dateline, written on a single panel on the verso of a petition from 61 citizens of Norfolk addressed to "His Excellency Abraham Lincoln, President of the United States." 4 pages, folio (petition), 1 page, folio (page of signatures) neatly attached at the end of the petition, the latter with clean fold separations (repairable), Lincoln's endorsement on the verso of the page bearing citizens' signatures." /> LINCOLN, Abraham, <I>President</I>. Autograph endorsement signed ("A. Lincoln") to Major General E.O.C. Ord, military commandant of Union-occupied Norfolk, Virginia; [Washington, D.C.], 28 January 1865. <I>Five lines plus signature and dateline</I>, written on a single panel on the verso of a petition from 61 citizens of Norfolk addressed to "His Excellency Abraham Lincoln, President of the United States." <I>4 pages, folio (petition), 1 page, folio (page of signatures) neatly attached at the end of the petition, the latter with clean fold separations (repairable), Lincoln's endorsement on the verso of the page bearing citizens' signatures.</I> | Christie's