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    John C. Fremont Autographed Letter Signed "J. C. Fremont Maj Gen Etc." One page, 7.75" x 9.75", April 14, 1862. In this letter to Senator Samuel Pomeroy, Fremont, then commander of the Department of the West, discusses business concerning a Colonel. In full: "Until we can get Colonel B--- a position on the line will you endeavor to get him a position on the staff? He is very useful to me and I know no other way of retaining his services. Pray let me know immediately if it can be done and obliged." On stationery printed "Head-Quarters, Mountain Department" in top right corner. With portrait print. Smoothed folds and some toning around edges, with a blind embossed stamp in upper left corner.


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    October, 2013
    17th-18th Thursday-Friday
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