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Walbridge, Charles E. (b. 1842) to Louise Walbridge

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC04663.55 Author/Creator: Walbridge, Charles E. (b. 1842) Place Written: s.l. Type: Autograph letter signed Date: circa 25 December 1864 Pagination: 4 p.

Summary of Content: Tells of the Christmas telegram sent from [General William T.] Sherman to [President Abraham] Lincoln offering his gift of the city of Savannah, Georgia. Mentions receiving a gift from George and awaiting a package from home.

People: Walbridge, Charles E
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh), 1820-1891

Historical Era: Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877

Subjects: Civil WarMilitary HistoryUnion ForcesUnion Soldier's LetterSoldier's LetterHolidays and CelebrationsUnion GeneralGiftTelegraphPresidentSherman's March to the Sea

Sub Era: The American Civil War

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