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Letter from Sidney Edgerton to Abraham Lincoln

Creator:
Edgerton, Sidney, 1818-1900
Collection:
Letters to Lincoln
Location:
United States
Date of Original:
1860
Description:
Undated, handwritten letter, 21 cm, signed by Sidney Edgerton. Probably written 1861 prior to May when Lincoln appointed Alvin Saunders as governor of Nebraska. The letter recommends Samuel Pease of Nebraska for the appointment of Governor of Nebraska. Docketed on verso: 'Hon. S. Edgerton, M.C. Ohio.' Autograph letter signed (ALS).
Subject:
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Correspondence; Edgerton, Sidney, 1818-1900--Correspondence
Category:
Manuscripts & Documents
Format of Original:
Manuscript
Item ID:
71200908300324
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, Allen County Public Library, Fort Wayne, Indiana
Digital File ID:
71200908300324
Available for Viewing:
By appointment only
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