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Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
This handwritten letter, dated December 17, 1862, is written from Richard Yates to Abraham Lincoln endorsing Colonel John Tillson for promotion to Brigadier.
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Letter, Richard Yates to Abraham Lincoln, re: John Tillson promotion, December 7, 1862, Original Manuscript Collection, Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.