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    [Mexican War]. William Belknap Autograph Letter Signed with cover. One page, 7.75" x 9.75", Monterrey, Mexico, September 25, 1846. The future Civil War Union major general and Secretary of War for President Grant writes to his wife in New Jersey predicting the fall of the city of Monterrey. Minor soiling with some inkburn.

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    Auction Dates
    March, 2015
    14th Saturday
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