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    [Mexican War]. John Porter Hatch Autograph Letter Signed. Three pages of a bifolium, 8" x 10", "Jefferson Barracks Mo.," December 2, 1846. Writing to his father, Hatch, a cavalryman who later became a Union general in the Civil War, expresses his desire to transfer to Captain Crittenden's Company "E". He also relates cavalry tactics and war-related news. Weakness and separations along many folds. Minor soiling. A few tears and small holes on page four from the original opening of the letter.

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    Auction Dates
    March, 2015
    14th Saturday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 2
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