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    Robert E. Lee Handwritten and Signed War Telegram. Confederate War telegram dated June 5, 1862 addressed from Goldsboro, North Carolina to General Lee. Signed, "T. H. Holmes', General Theophilus Hunter Holmes was a Lieutenant General who saw action at 1st Manassas and commanded a division at Seven Days. Countersigned on verso by Robert E. Lee as follows: "Respectfully submitted For the information Of the President RE Lee 5 June 1862".

    A unique war telegram measuring 6.5" x 4.875" with a handwritten note to President Jefferson Davis and signed by General Lee, this telegram is cased in a nice gray bound slipcover with gold engraved title.


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    December, 2006
    1st-2nd Friday-Saturday
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