GENERAL PHILIP H. SHERIDAN - MANUSCRIPT LETTER SIGNED 05/26/1882 - HFSID 156011
Sale Price $1,190.00
PHILIP H. SHERIDAN
The General gives a librarian the name of the author who wrote With General Sheridan in Lee's Last Campaign.
Manuscript LS: "P.H. Sheridan", 1p, 4½x6½, Headquarters Mil. Div. Of the Missouri, Chicago, Ill., 1882 May 26. To Frederick H. Hild, Assistant Librarian, Chicago. In full: "In reply to your note of inquiry, I have the honor to inform you that Colonel Frederick C. Newhall of Philadelphia is the author of the work entitled: 'With General Sheridan in Lee's last Campaign.'" Union General Sheridan devastated the Shenandoah Valley in 1864 after making his famous ride from Winchester to rally his troops. In April 1865, he deployed his army across the Confederate line of retreat from Appomattox, helping force Lee's surrender to Grant. Mounting stains at top margin, mounting remnants on verso (minor show through), else fine.
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