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    Civil War: Group of Eight Pamphlets. 1) "Speech of W. P. Sheffield of Rhode Island" on January 27, 1862 on the "Conduct of the War." (8pp., front and back sheets detached). 2) "Speech of J. A. Gurley of Ohio" on January 29, 1862 re: vigorous prosecution of the war (8pp., uncut with toning). 3) "Speech of Mr. Thomas of Massachusetts, On Confiscation" on May 24, 1862 (8pp., uncut with toning). 4) "Speech of Hon. S. C. Fessenden, of Maine" on January 20, 1862 re: "Issues of the Rebellion" (8pp., uncut with some loss/insect damage at top). 5) "Remarks of Hon. William D. Kelley, of Pennsylvania" on April 30, 1864 re: equalizing pay, supplies and benefits for African American soldiers (8pp., bound in later boards). 6) "The Army of the Potomac, and its Management" by Charles Ellet, Jr. Published in Washington in 1861, 20pp., bound in later boards. 7) "Speech of Hon. Daniel Morris, of N.Y. on the Confiscation Bill" on January 21, 1864 (8pp., bound in thread, stain in upper left corner, attached to later paper wraps). 8) "Speech of Schuyler Colfax, of Indiana on Confiscation" on April 23, 1862 (4pp., bound in later paper wraps). From the Estate of Malcolm S. Forbes.

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    February, 2017
    17th Friday
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