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    Henry Wager Halleck Autograph Letter Signed "H. W. Halleck" as General in Chief. One page, 8" x 10", on Head-Quarters of the Army letterhead, Washington, November 17, 1862, to the Governor of Iowa, Samuel J. Kirkwood, Iowa City, Iowa. The letter reads in full: "Lt Col Sullivan reports to day that all Iowa troops captured at Shiloh have been exchanged: That the Confederate authorities have never reported any prisoners in their hands at Belmont. It was supposed that Genl Grant had effected their exchange many months ago. The matter will be further inquired into." Fine condition.

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    April, 2013
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