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    George B. McClellan Letter Written During the Mexican War Manuscript letter signed, "Geo. B. McClellan," 8" x 10", Mexico City, September 30, 1847 to Quartermaster General T. S. Jessup in Washington. McClellan writes in full, "Sir, I have the honor to enclose hence with a Report of Persons employed & a Summary Statement for the month of September." Very light toning along horizontal folds, otherwise clean and boldly penned. Expertly matted with an engraved bust portrait of McClellan with gilt accents. From the collection of Bradley O'Leary. Accompanied by COA from PSA/DNA.

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    April, 2005
    13th Wednesday
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