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Wilkes, Charles (1798-1877) to Mr. Fisher

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03480 Author/Creator: Wilkes, Charles (1798-1877) Place Written: s.l. Type: Autograph note signed Date: 8 February 1847 Pagination: 1 p. : address ; 20 x 12.6 cm.

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03480 Author/Creator: Wilkes, Charles (1798-1877) Place Written: s.l. Type: Autograph note signed Date: 8 February 1847 Pagination: 1 p. : address ; 20 x 12.6 cm.

Summary of Content: Wilkes, a Naval commander and former leader of the United States Surveying and Exploration Expedition, requests Fischer (possibly either Congressman David Fisher or George Fisher) to send him a ticket for an assembly.

People: Wilkes, Charles, 1798-1877
Fisher, David, 1794-1886
Fisher, George, 1788-1861

Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Subjects: Frontiers and ExplorationSurveying

Sub Era: Age of Jackson

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