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    [Presidential Election of 1864]. Union Soldier's Wife Autograph Letter Signed. Two pages, 7.75" x 9.75", "Argus Vill [New York]," October 25, 1864, to her husband, in part as written: "The Children tak so mutch of pas coming home when Mr Lincoln is reelected. there is quite a exciting time here about Lection George says tell Lou the copperheads are going to try to do something Big to morrow at Argus Vill . . . dear pa dont neglect sending your Vote home . . . the neighbors seem very anxious to know how many copperheads you have in your Company and how the soldiers in general seem to feel as regard there President is there one there that can support that little Irish Mack [George B. McClellan] God forbid. O pa you dont know how Patriotic I feel had I the power to vote, how gladly would I do so to gain your libberty for I feel that if old abe is not reelected that we shall not see you under a year." Fine.

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