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    Confederate Gen. P. G. T. Beauregard Autograph Letter Signed "G. T. Beauregard". One page, 5" x 8", New Orleans, October 29, 1868. Written on "New Orleans, Jackson, and Great Northern Railroad Company" letterhead to Achille Vogue of London concerning the acceptance of an unknown request. Very good condition.

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    In part: "I take pleasure in complying with your request. When in England in 1866, I received so many civilities from its inhabitants that I am but too happy to gratify the desire of one of them. . . ." After the Civil War, Beauregard served his home state of Louisiana in various ways, including as president of the New Orleans, Jackson, and Great Northern Railroad Company from 1865-1870.



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    October, 2008
    17th-18th Friday-Saturday
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