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    Isham Harrison Jr. Autograph Letter Signed. One page, 7.5" x 5.75", West Point [Mississippi]; January 24, 1864. Addressed to Brigadier General Daniel Ruggles from Isham Harrison Jr. of the 6th Mississippi Cavalry. Docketing on verso reads: "Rec'd Hd. Qrs, Jany 25, 1864." It reads in full: "Accept my thanks for the Map of North Miss which you kindly sent to me. It came to hand safely and trust may be useful to our Country's Cause. At all events, it will be cherished by me, Genl as a pleasing souvenir of my considerate and courteous friend." Signed, "Isham Harrison." Harrison was Killed in Action at Harrisburg July 14, 1864. Letter is tipped to a larger album page along top margin and measures 8.25" x 6.5".

    Condition: Minute soiling near top left corner.

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