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Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
This handwritten letter, dated November 12, 1895, is written from Carl Schurz to Mrs. Riggs. The letter sends Schurz's regrets that he must refuse his friend's request due to his obligations at the annual meeting of the National Civil Service Reform as president of the league. Schurz goes on to invite Mrs. Riggs and her husband for a visit some weekend. The last page has a note reading "Please Return--KDR"
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Schurz, Carl, 1829-1906
Mississippi State University Libraries, Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Carl Schurz collection, Correspondence Collection, Box: 1, Folder: 49 (Mixed Materials)
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Carl Schurz to Mrs. Riggs, 1895-11-12, Correspondence, 1857-1905, Carl Schurz collection, Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.