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Signed Letter from Ulysses S. Grant to General Henry Halleck

Auction:
2856M
Lot:
152
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

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Auction:
Sale #2856M - 2856M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 30, 2015 4:00PM

Description:

Signed Letter from Ulysses S. Grant to General Henry Halleck, c. 1864, framed between two pieces of glass, written on April 27, 1864 at the Headquarters, Armies in the Field, Culpepper Court House, Virginia, regarding the slowness of the Senate to confirm certain Brigadier Generals to their rank, ht. 11, wd. 8 1/2 in.
Estimate $2,000-3,000


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Keywords

Henry Halleck, Ulysses S. Grant