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Frank and Virginia Williams
This handwritten letter, dated February 3, 1868, is from Edwin Stanton, an American lawyer and politician who served as Secretary of War under the Lincoln Administration during most of the American Civil War, to M.D. Phillips. The letter is an acknowledgment of Phillips' kind sentiments. This letter was found tipped into volume five, between pages 124-125 of Abraham Lincoln : A History by John G. Nicolay and John Hay.
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New York : The Century Co
Stanton, Edwin, 1814 – 1869
correspondence: 1 leaf
Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Nicolay and Hay’s Abraham Lincoln, Volume 5, pages 124-125
The Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana Repository
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E457 .N653 2011 V.5, pages124-125, Original Documents and Original photographs in Nicolay and Hay’s Abraham Lincoln , Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries