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    Ulysses S. Grant Autograph Letter Signed "U.S. Grant." Two pages with integral blank, 5" x 8", on Headquarters Armies of the United States letterhead, Washington, December 18, 1865. Gen. Grant was a war hero and was showered with acclaim from all corners of the North. Here, he writes a letter of thanks to William D. Lewis, chairman of the Philadelphia Soldier's and Sailor's Fair, in full: "I have the pleasure of acknowledging the receipt this day of 'The Tribute Book' which I have been honored with by the Executive Committee of the Fair of which you are Chairman. Please return my thanks to the Committee for this mark of their esteem." Folds. One vertical and two horizontal folds. Mounting remnants along the right edge of page four.

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    June, 2015
    12th-13th Friday-Saturday
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