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    William Tecumseh Sherman Autograph Letter Signed. Three pages of a ruled bifolium, 5" x 8", Washington, D.C., May 31, 1882, on letterhead reading, "Headquarters Army of the United States" to Colonel Charles "Charlie" Hoyt, the general's cousin. In this letter, Sherman arranges for his "last visit to West Point" and discusses his retirement from the army. Smoothed folds, light staining, and a separation beginning along one fold. Also included is the original transmittal envelope postmarked Washington, May 31, 1882. The envelope bears expected soiling.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2015
    12th-13th Friday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
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