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    General Joseph Wheeler: 1904 Autograph Letter Signed. 5" x 8" ALS, 2pp., Mexico City, December 7, 1904, written on "The American Club City of Mexico" letterhead, signed "Joseph Wheeler". Wheeler (1836-1906), Confederate major general of cavalry, served in three conflicts. He raided Rosecrans at Chattanooga and harassed Sherman's Georgia campaign all the way to Raleigh. He writes his daughters, saying "I have just been to lunch with a Mr. Moran. He is a member of Congress & is a very rich & prominent man... [Mrs. Moran] has two daughters at school in 42nd St. New York & when you go to New York it would be a nice thing for you to call on them...".

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    June, 2014
    7th Saturday
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