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    Phillip H. Sheridan Civil War Letter Manuscript letter signed, "P. H. Sheridan," 7.75" x 9.75", Cincinnati, April 1, 1864 to Brigadier General Lorenzo Thomas in Washington. Sheridan writes in part, "In compliance with General Orders No. 244 War Dept Feb. 28, 1863, I have the honor to report myself en-route for Washington, in obeyance with orders received from Major Genl. Geo. H. Thomas. Special Field Order No. 84. Dept. of the Cumberland March 24, 1864..." Excellent condition with a dark, bold signature. Matted with a portrait of Sheridan and ready for framing. From the collection of Bradley O'Leary. Accompanied by COA from PSA/DNA.

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    April, 2005
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