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This handwritten letter, dated September 14, 1872, is written from Joseph Eggleston (J.E.) Johnston, an American career army officer who entered the Confederate States Army as one of its most senior general officers to O. A. Nesmith. The letter describes the autograph of General Jackson that Johnston enclosed with the note. This letter was found tipped into volume four, between pages 360-361 of Abraham Lincoln : A History by John G. Nicolay and John Hay.
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New York : The Century Co
Johnston, Joseph Eggleston, 1807 – 1891
correspondence: 1 leaf
Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Nicolay and Hay’s Abraham Lincoln, Volume 4
The Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana Repository
Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version)
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E457 .N653 2011 V.4, pages 360-361, Original Documents and Original photographs in Nicolay and Hay’s Abraham Lincoln , Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries