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Unknown to Edward L. Winder

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC00722.71 Author/Creator: Unknown Place Written: s.l. Type: Autograph letter signed Date: circa 1857 Pagination: 1 p. ; 18 x 20 cm.

Summary of Content: Stating that Captain McBlair has given permission for a sick man to be given medical treatment aboard the ship. Offers to pay for anything the man requires. Appears to be signed with the name "Mace." Written on half sheet. Probably written after June 1858.

Background Information: Edward Lloyd Winder was a Lieutenant in the United States Navy, later served in the Confederate Navy.

People: Winder, Edward Lloyd, fl. 1858

Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Subjects: Health and MedicalNavyMaritimeAfricaAfrican American HistoryAfrican SquadronMilitary History

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