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Autographs: BRIGADIER GENERAL HENRY L. ABBOT - MANUSCRIPT LETTER SIGNED 11/18/1871

Manuscript LS: "Henry L. Abbot" as Major of Engineers Commanding, 1p, 7½x10.
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Autographs: BRIGADIER GENERAL JAMES L. ALCORN - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 05/23/1873

James Lusk Alcorn wrote this letter to an autograph hunter from Friars Point, Mississippi in 1873. This letter includes his term as Governor of Mississippi.
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Autographs: MAJOR GENERAL WILLIAM W. ALLEN - MANUSCRIPT LETTER SIGNED 02/21/1865

This rare Civil War-dated letter was signed by Confederate General William Wirt Allen in 1865, less than two months before the Confederacy's surrender. It was written for a soldier who accompanied Union prisoners-of-war, at a time the Confederacy didn't take too many enemy soldiers prisoner.
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Autographs: WILLIAM B. ALLISON - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 2/6

Iowa politician William B. Allison wrote this letter to James S. Lehmaier, Chairman of the Committee for the New York Republican Club.
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Autographs: MAJOR GENERAL ROBERT ANDERSON - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 06/04/1861

SEVEN WEEKS AFTER SURRENDERING FORT SUMTER, COLONEL ROBERT ANDERSON WRITES TO GENERAL LORENZO THOMAS ABOUT A RECENT MEETING WITH PRESIDENT LINCOLN'S LIFELONG FRIEND, JOSHUA SPEED
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Autographs: JOHN A. ANDREW - MANUSCRIPT LETTER SIGNED 11/25/1865

Manuscript Letter signed by him as Governor of Massachusetts, writing to Governor Fenton of New York to vouch for a woman seeking pardon of a convict
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Autographs: SUSAN B. ANTHONY - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 03/28/1900 CO-SIGNED BY: SAMUEL EBERLEY GROSS

Letter to Chicago real estate develop Samuel E. Gross, praising his wife's appearance at a Washington, D.C. event held in honor of Anthony's eightieth birthday. She has added a handwritten postscript, remembering to thank him for a gift.
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Autographs: DAVID R. ATCHISON - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 03/30/1853 CO-SIGNED BY: GOVERNOR JOHN S. PHELPS

ALS: "DR Atchison", 1p, 7¾x9½. Washington, 1853 March 30. "To the Hon Sec.
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Autographs: WILLIAM WOODS AVERELL - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 05/28/1867

The Civil War Union officer penned this handwritten letter and signed it in ink
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Autographs: BRIGADIER GENERAL ORVILLE E. BABCOCK - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 01/28/1870

Grant's chief of staff, involved in many of the scandals of that Presidency and indicted in two of them, requests a $110 check from Jay Cooke & Co., whose bankruptcy would later trigger the Panic of 1873.
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Autographs: BRIGADIER GENERAL ORVILLE E. BABCOCK - MANUSCRIPT LETTER SIGNED 12/02/1871

Orville E. Babcock, President Ulysses S. Grant's secretary, signed this letter on White House stationery in 1871. In it, he says that Grant couldn't attend a ball in honor of Russia's Grand Duke Alexei Alexandrovich, who was in the United States as a goodwill ambassador.
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Autographs: REAR ADMIRAL THEODORUS BAILEY - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 11/24/1862

THEODORUS BAILEY
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Autographs: MAJOR GENERAL NATHANIEL P. BANKS - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED

The politician and soldier from Massachusetts signs this handwritten letter to a Mr. Bright
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Autographs: MAJOR GENERAL NATHANIEL P. BANKS - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 03/22/1867

Banks sends a letter to Governor Ramsay in regards to introducing a constituent
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Autographs: MAJOR GENERAL NATHANIEL P. BANKS - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 04/01/1889

Nathaniel P. Banks wrote this letter from his lifelong home of Waltham, Massachusetts in 1889, at the beginning of his last term in Congress, about his appointments and to apologize for not being able to make it to Washington, D. C. that week.
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Autographs: MAJOR GENERAL NATHANIEL P. BANKS - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 06/30/1873

Banks sends a letter in regards to the volumes of Perry's Japan Expedition
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Autographs: MAJOR GENERAL NATHANIEL P. BANKS - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 3/1

Banks sends a letter in regards to Prisoners that attended the State Reform School
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Autographs: MAJOR GENERAL NATHANIEL P. BANKS - MANUSCRIPT LETTER SIGNED 03/26/1870

Nathaniel P. Banks signed this manuscript letter to a friend in 1870 to say that "I was glad to get your letter assuring me, that you were still in the land of the living."
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Autographs: BRIGADIER GENERAL JAMES BARNETT - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 05/09/1890

Letter written as Chief Marshall of the Garfield Memorial Association
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Autographs: BRIGADIER GENERAL JAMES BARNETT - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 1888

As President of Cleveland's First National Bank, the Union veteran writes about a matter affecting the Soldiers and Sailors Orphans Home, of which he was a Director.
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Autographs: CLARA BARTON - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED

ABOUT THE PRINTING OF A RED CROSS BOOK
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Autographs: CLARA BARTON - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED

 
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Autographs: CLARA BARTON - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 01/02/1911

Clara Barton sends an autograph letter of thanks for the picture.
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Autographs: CLARA BARTON - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 02/11/1907

Clara Barton sends an autograph letter about some official papers she has.
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Autographs: CLARA BARTON - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 02/17/1885

Clara Barton sends an autograph letter on behalf of the Red Cross asking to meet Major E. A. Burke.
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Autographs: CLARA BARTON - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 02/28/1910

Clara Barton writes sending a check that is much needed and to say that she is not able to see any more for long periods of time.
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Autographs: CLARA BARTON - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 03/04/1867

Clara Barton sends an autograph letter of regret that she will not be able to meet some people.
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Autographs: CLARA BARTON - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 04/12/1894

TWO AUTOGRAPH LETTERS WRITTEN TO HER SISTER HARRIETTE TWO DAYS APART FROM NEW YORK CITY, ONE ON EACH SIDE
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Autographs: CLARA BARTON - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 05/04/1909

87-YEAR-OLD CLARA BARTON REQUESTS "AN ITEMIZED ACCOUNT OF ALL THE INDEBTEDNESS" OF THE NATIONAL FIRST AID ASSOCIATION
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Autographs: CLARA BARTON - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 05/30/1905

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Autographs: CLARA BARTON - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 06/11/1883

Clara Barton sends an autograph letter about her desire to get her notes into shape for publication.
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Autographs: CLARA BARTON - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 06/29/1886

Clara Barton sends an autograph letter about how busy she is.
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Autographs: CLARA BARTON - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 07/05/1906

CLARA BARTON FORWARDS A $275 CHECK FROM HER NEPHEW TO HER NATIONAL FIRST AID ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA; SHE'D LIKE $75 OF IT "FOR MY PRESENT USE"
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Autographs: CLARA BARTON - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 07/23/1891

Clara Barton sends an autograph letter about the sickness going around.
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Autographs: CLARA BARTON - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 08/15/1905

Clara Barton sends an autograph letter from her home in retirement.
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Autographs: CLARA BARTON - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 08/17/1905

AFTER BEING FORCED TO RESIGN AS PRESIDENT OF THE RED CROSS, 82-YEAR-OLD CLARA BARTON FORMED THE NATIONAL FIRST AID ASSOCIATION AND WRITES, FOUR MONTHS LATER: "I TOLD HER OF THE FIRST AID, AND MY CONNECTION WITH IT, AND INTIMATED THAT HER AUXILIARY WOULD BEAR THE SAME RELATION TO ME IN THE FIRST AID THAT IT DID IN THE RED CROSS WITH THE ADVANTAGE OF WORK ALWAYS AT HAND...."
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Autographs: CLARA BARTON - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 08/25/1905

 
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Autographs: CLARA BARTON - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 08/28/1906

ABOUT HER WORK: "I CANNOT TELL YOU...THE GREAT GLADNESS THERE IS IN MY BREAST...BECAUSE IT MEANS SOMETHING GOOD FOR THE WORLD...THAT THERE BE MORE OF COMFORT AND LESS OF PAIN AND MISERY FOR HAVING WALKED THE TRACKS ALONG WITH THEM...."
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Autographs: CLARA BARTON - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 09/02/1906

Clara Barton sends an autograph letter about travel to raise funding for the National First Aid Association of America.
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Autographs: CLARA BARTON - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 09/03/1903

"I BEGIN TO FEEL THAT THEY DO NOT FEEL LIKE TAKING UP FIRST AID AT PRESENT, HOWEVER THEY MAY APPRECIATE IT"
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Autographs: CLARA BARTON - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 09/05/1903

"I DO NOT AT ALL THINK IT WAS - OR IS LACK OF INTERST OR OF APPRECIATION NOR ARE THEY LOST TO THE FUTURE OF FIRST AID"
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Autographs: CLARA BARTON - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 09/09/1892

Clara Barton sends an autograph letter of thanks that a friend came to visit.
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Autographs: CLARA BARTON - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 09/18/1899

Clara Barton sends an important autograph letter.
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Autographs: CLARA BARTON - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 10/17/1910

Clara Barton sends an autograph letter of acknowledgment that the photos and negative have arrived.
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Autographs: CLARA BARTON - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 10/25/1910

Clara Barton sends an autograph letter about her photographs and thanks for the letter.
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Autographs: CLARA BARTON - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 11/15/1905

CLARA BARTON.
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Autographs: CLARA BARTON - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 11/29/1897

Clara Barton sends an autograph letter of thanks for the entertainment.
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Autographs: CLARA BARTON - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 12/15/1894

Clara Barton sends an autograph letter to a friend discussing the news.
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Autographs: CLARA BARTON - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 12/23/1906

Clara Barton sends an autograph letter of thanks for the help.
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Autographs: CLARA BARTON - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED CO-SIGNED BY: MAJOR GENERAL BENJAMIN F. BUTLER

Album page containing two items signed by Barton: a 4x6 photo and a 4x7 autograph letter circa 1895. On verso is a typed letter signed by general and politician Benjamin F. Butler in 1890.
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Autographs: CLARA BARTON - PRINTED LETTER SIGNED WITH AUTOGRAPH LETTER UNSIGNED 06/01/1911

Clara Barton sends a printed letter that was sent to the hundreds of people who sent messages during her illness.
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Autographs: CLARA BARTON - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 04/08/1910

Clara Barton sends a typed letter sending her check for $75.00.
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Autographs: CLARA BARTON - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 06/28/1903

Clara Barton sends a typed letter about the Red Cross work in Galveston, the refusal of the Kansas Governor to permit her to help after a flood and opposition from "our deluded President", Theodore Roosevelt.
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Autographs: CLARA BARTON - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 09/01

Clara Barton sends a typed letter about it being a while since she wrote.
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Autographs: CLARA BARTON - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 12/06

THE 78-YEAR-OLD FOUNDER AND FIRST PRESIDENT OF THE AMERICAN RED CROSS, WHO HAS JUST RETURNED FROM RELIEF EFFORTS IN GALVESTON, TEXAS, WILL NOT ATTEND RED CROSS MEETINGS IN WHICH HER LEADERSHIP ABILITIES MAY BE QUESTIONED IN ORDER TO GIVE HER FRIENDS "AN OPPORTUNITY TO SPEAK FREELY"
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Autographs: GENERAL PIERRE G.T. BEAUREGARD - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 05/25/1877

Pierre G. T. Beauregard sends an autograph letter of regret that he will not be able to attend a dinner to honor the soldiers fallen during the Civil War.
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Autographs: GENERAL PIERRE G.T. BEAUREGARD - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 11/17/1882

The Confederate General writes a letter to Washington's Agent for the Collection of Confederate Records, Marcus Joseph Wright, from New Orleans, Louisiana on November, 17 1882. Saying "I have ordered Gen'l Hapgood's report copied & the original copy forwarded to you." Matted with a photograph and biographical plaque to 22x25.
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Autographs: GENERAL PIERRE G.T. BEAUREGARD - MANUSCRIPT LETTER SIGNED 09/16/1863

Pierre G. T. Beauregard signs a war dated manuscript letter of thanks for forwarding the letter from his wife.
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Autographs: GENERAL PIERRE G.T. BEAUREGARD - MANUSCRIPT LETTER SIGNED 10/26/1853

Pierre G. T. Beauregard signs a manuscript letter discussing the accounts for the New Custom House.
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Autographs: GOVERNOR JAMES A. BEAVER - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 01/22/1887

Beaver writes a letter saying he would be glad to be at the first Annual Dinner of the Republican Club, if nothing else comes up
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Autographs: GOVERNOR JAMES A. BEAVER - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 01/30/1888

A letter from the Pennsylvania Governor saying he will be unable to attend a Republican Club of New York dinner due to a prior engagement in Ohio
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Autographs: GOVERNOR JAMES A. BEAVER - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 02/10/1887

A letter from the Governor on Executive Department letterhead to an associate, saying he will be unable to meet for dinner due to prior engagements
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Autographs: S. W. BECKWITH - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 12/16/1863 CO-SIGNED BY: CIVIL WAR - UNION

War-dated letter to a US Paymaster about a payment owed a soldier's dependent, and offering to help locate deserters
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Autographs: MAJOR GENERAL WILLIAM W. BELKNAP - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 03/12/1875

Letter from the Secretary of War dated 1875, transcribing a previous letter sent confirming the shipment of seeds to a Captain in Wisconsin
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Autographs: MAJOR GENERAL WILLIAM W. BELKNAP - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 03/22/1871

ALS: "Wm. W. Belknap" as Grant's Secretary of War, 1½p, front and verso, 5x7¾.
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Autographs: MAJOR GENERAL WILLIAM W. BELKNAP - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 04/28/1875

Just a year before his resignation and impeachment, the Secretary of War declines an invitation to speak to the Chamber of Commerce.
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Autographs: MAJOR GENERAL WILLIAM W. BELKNAP - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 05/27/1887

William W. Belknap sends an autograph letter forwarding information.
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Autographs: MAJOR GENERAL WILLIAM W. BELKNAP - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 11/18/1883

Writing to a former foe, Confederate General M. J. Wright, Belknap looks forward to a veterans' reunion. Discredited politically, he could still find satisfaction in the fellowship of fellow soldiers.
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Autographs: MAJOR GENERAL WILLIAM W. BELKNAP - MANUSCRIPT LETTER SIGNED 02/04/1876

Two weeks before Congress launched the investigation which would lead to his resignation and impeachment, the Secretary of War signed this transmittal letter to the Attorney General.
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Autographs: MAJOR GENERAL WILLIAM W. BELKNAP - MANUSCRIPT LETTER SIGNED 07/07/1870

Manuscript LS: "Wm. W.
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Autographs: REAR ADMIRAL CHARLES H. BELL - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 10/07/1867

The American Rear Admiral pens this letter in which he discuss the value of some belongings, in iron gall ink
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Autographs: REAR ADMIRAL CHARLES H. BELL - MANUSCRIPT LETTER SIGNED 07/25/1865


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Autographs: REAR ADMIRAL HENRY HAYWOOD BELL - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 08/16/1866

As Commander of the US East India Squadron, he issues orders to the commander of the flagship Hartford to read a General Order to all officers and crew.
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Autographs: REAR ADMIRAL HENRY HAYWOOD BELL - MANUSCRIPT LETTER SIGNED 01/04/1868

Admiral Henry H. Bell signed this manuscript letter, written in Hingo Japan in 1868, as commander of the U. S. Navy's Asiatic Fleet. In it, he instructs a ship commander to send all future communications to him to Hong Kong. Bell was Fleet Captain of the West Gulf Blockading Squadron for two years during the American Civil War. He wrote this letter less than two weeks before drowning near Hyogo, Japan.
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Autographs: HENRY WHITNEY BELLOWS - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 01/25/1869

Unitarian minister Henry Whitney Bellows wrote this letter to actor Edwin Booth in 1869 to express interested about an actress who had joined his company. Bellows was president of the United States Sanitary Commission, which improved the lives of Union soldiers and helped treat the wounded during the American Civil War.
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Autographs: HENRY WHITNEY BELLOWS - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 01/30/1879

Unitarian minister Henry Whitney Bellows wrote this letter in 1879 to tell the recipient that he didn't have any copies left of his Cornell baccalaureate speech. Bellows was president of the United States Sanitary Commission, which improved the lives of Union soldiers and helped treat the wounded during the American Civil War.
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Autographs: HENRY WHITNEY BELLOWS - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 03/23/1873

Unitarian Minister Henry Whitney Bellows wrote this letter of introduction for the Japanese Minister to the U. S. - a warm friend of mine, and a man deeply interested in the religious education of his country" - in 1873. Bellows was president of the United States Sanitary Commission, which improved the lives of Union soldiers and helped treat the wounded during the American Civil War.
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Autographs: JOHN BIGELOW - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 11/13/1867

The politician and statesman who served as Lincoln's Minister to France pens this letter arranging a appointment
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Autographs: JOHN BIGELOW - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 03/31/1905

The American statesman, Lincoln's ambassador to France, writes as President of the New York Public Library, trying to track down old associates. A rare signature!
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Autographs: HORACE BINNEY - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 09/30/1864

Civil War-dated letter to Secretary of War Stanton, recommending the appointment of a Presbyterian minister and classics instructor as a military hospital chaplain. (The applicant's son was a Union Major-General.) As a legal advocate for President Lincoln's emergency war measures, Binney had a right to expect that his recommendation would carry some weight.
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Autographs: BRIGADIER GENERAL WILLIAM H. BISBEE - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 02/14/1939

TLS: "William H. Bisbee", 1p, 6½x9. Brookline, Mass., 1939 February 14. To John E.
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Autographs: BRIGADIER GENERAL JOHN C. BLACK - MANUSCRIPT LETTER SIGNED 03/10/1886

Congressman Black responds to an invitation to attend a function
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Autographs: BRIGADIER GENERAL JAMES V. BOMFORD - MANUSCRIPT LETTER SIGNED 01/10/1868

James V. Bomford signed this manuscript letter to a Washington, D. C. auditor as commander of the 8th Infantry regiment in 1868. It accompanied a list of deceased soldiers. Bomford was a Union officer during the American Civil War and brevetted a brigadier general at war's end.
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Autographs: BRIGADIER GENERAL MILLEDGE BONHAM - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 11/23/1864

As Governor of South Carolina, he writes Confederate Secretary of War James Seddon, requesting that a South Carolina cavalryman serving in Virginia be returned home to stand trial for murder. Docketing reports that this letter was sent on to General Robert E. Lee.
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Autographs: GENERAL BRAXTON BRAGG - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 09/19/1849

As a Lt. Colonel in the US Army (1849), Bragg signs an autograph letter commending in vivid detail an artillery sergeant who fought with him at Buena Vista in the Mexican War, a battle that forged an enduring connection between Bragg and Jefferson Davis.
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Autographs: AUGUSTUS BRANDEGEE - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 11/16/1878

Recommending applicants for office while criticizing the practice: "The custom is always done and half the time is a fraud upon the public & an impertinence to the party addressed."
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Autographs: COMMANDER THOMAS WILLIAM BRENT - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 07/15/1862

As Commandant of the Confederate Navy Station at Savannah (1862), he instructs a lieutenant to transfer a marine private from a barracks in the city to the CSS Savannah.
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Autographs: COMMANDER THOMAS WILLIAM BRENT - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 07/16/1862

As Commander of the Confederate Navy Station at Savannah, Georgia, he orders a reduction in the number of petty officers serving aboard the steamer Savannah.
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Autographs: COMMANDER THOMAS WILLIAM BRENT - MANUSCRIPT LETTER SIGNED 07/23/1862

As Commander of the Confederate Naval Station at Savannah (1862), he signs a manuscript letter ordering Lt. John Rutledge, in command of the defensive battery and gunboats, to submit a small arms inventory, determining what if any weapons he can spare.
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Autographs: COMMANDER THOMAS WILLIAM BRENT - MANUSCRIPT LETTER SIGNED 07/28/1862

As Commander of Savannah Naval Station (CSA) in 1862, he authorizes Lt. John Rutledge to assigne new, specified petty officers to the gunboat CSS Savannah.
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Autographs: BRIGADIER GENERAL HENRY SHAW BRIGGS - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 02/20/1863

THE UNION CIVIL WAR GENERAL WRITES HOME WHILE RECOVERING FROM WOUNDS RECEIVED AT THE BATTLE OF SEVEN PINES (FAIR OAKS)
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Autographs: JOHN BROWN - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 07/11/1846

Abolitionist and lead crusader of the Pottowatomie massacre signs a handwritten letter of receipt for his brokerage business with Simon Perkins in 1846.
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Autographs: GOVERNOR WILLIAM ALFRED BUCKINGHAM - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 04/25/1873

The Governor of Connecticut from 1858-1866 signs his name on this letter and mentions that the recipient found out a good way to acquire his autograph
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Autographs: GOVERNOR WILLIAM ALFRED BUCKINGHAM - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 06/29/1874

This handwritten letter introducing his predecessor to the American Minister in Paris is signed by the Connecticut Governor a year before his death
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Autographs: MAJOR GENERAL JOHN BUFORD - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 12/14/1861

The Union cavalry commander, whose decision to "hold the high ground" on the first day of the Battle of Gettysburg may have saved the Union, prepares to inspect the 9th Pennsylvania Cavalry in the first year of the war. Double-matted and framed with a biographic plaque to an overall size of 20½x22½. Buford died less than five months after Gettysburg. A very scarce war-dated document!
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$16,000.00
Autographs: MAJOR GENERAL NAPOLEON B. BUFORD - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 06/03/1864

"I offer as reward of $25 to any soldier who will capture a Horse thief or marauder, dead or alive."
$2,400.00
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Autographs: BRIGADIER GENERAL WILLIAM WALLACE BURNS - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 10/22/1890

In a lengthy ALS written shortly before his death, the Union general advocates a single organization uniting Union and Confederate veterans, and also claims that the battle of Chickamauga would have been won if he had been present.
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Autographs: MAJOR GENERAL AMBROSE E. BURNSIDE - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED

ALS: "A.E. Burnside", 1p, 4½x7. Liverpool Adelphi Hotel Company Limited, Liverpool. No date. To Reynolds.
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Autographs: MAJOR GENERAL AMBROSE E. BURNSIDE - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 01/16/1880

Autograph Letter signed as US Senator (1880), accompanied by his hand-addressed mailing envelope
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Autographs: MAJOR GENERAL AMBROSE E. BURNSIDE - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 12/28/1871

Written from London after he tried, unsuccessfully, to negotiate the end of the Franco-Prussian War.
$800.00
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$640.00
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