1. Creator/Author:
  2. Ely, John (1)

Letter from John Ely to Richard W. Thompson

Creator:
Ely, John
Collection:
Richard W. Thompson Collection
Location:
New York, New York
Date of Original:
1862
Description:
Letter, 24.5 cm, sharing thoughts about recruiting men in border states and about General Robert McCook being ""murdered by gurrillas,"" and states that ""public sentiment will justify the suppression of half the fault finding news papers - and almost anything and everything the President may determine to do to suppress the rebellion.""
Subject:
Thompson, Richard W. (Richard Wigginton), 1809-1900--Correspondence; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; McCook, Robert Latimer, 1827-1862
Category:
Manuscripts & Documents
Format of Original:
Manuscript
Item ID:
71200908302122
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, Allen County Public Library, Fort Wayne, Indiana
Digital File ID:
71200908302122
Available for Viewing:
By appointment only
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