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    William T. Sherman Autograph Letter Signed. Two page bifolium, 5" x 8", on Headquarters Army of the United States letterhead, Washington, May 4, 1878, to General Henry W. Slocum. It reads in part: "I have just received your kind invitation to the next meeting of the Army of the Potomac..." then continues with Sherman politely declining the invite. Included is a print of a portrait of General Sherman, a man considered to be an outstanding, if severe, military strategist, and essential figure in the Union Army during the Civil War.

    Condition:
    Smooth folds, with some smudges and aging. Ink is bright with no holes or paper loss.


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2015
    4th-5th Wednesday-Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 10
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