Abraham Lincoln to Edward Everett, February 4, 1863, Washington D.C., Abraham Lincoln Papers at the Library of Congress, http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/alhtml/malhome.html.
Transcribed by the Lincoln Studies Center, Knox College, Galesburg, IL
Adapted by John Osborne, Dickinson College
The following transcript has been adapted from the Abraham Lincoln Papers at the Library of Congress.
Washington, February 4, 1864
My dear Sir:
Yours of Jan. 30th was received four days ago; and since then the address mentioned has arrived-- Thank you for it. I send herewith the manuscript of my remarks at Gettysburg, which, with my note to you of Nov. 20th you are at liberty to use for the benefit of our soldiers, as you have requested--
Yours very truly