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    General Philip Sheridan Autographed Letter Signed, Written to General Winfield Scott Hancock. 3 pp, measuring 5" x 6.50", on official Army Headquarters stationary. Dated August 21, 1884. Fine condition.

    Sheridan writes to the Civil War hero and 1880 Democratic Presidential Candidate regarding the inspector of Ft. Hamilton on Staten Island. Sheridan was at that time headquartered on Governor's Island, so he asks that the vessel Chester A. Arthur be ordered to ferry him between the two locations. A nice pairing of these two great Union generals. Accompanied by LOA from PSA/DNA.


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    February, 2006
    20th-21st Monday-Tuesday
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