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National Union Free Convention President Lincoln and General Grant on Peace and War.

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC05556 Author/Creator: National Union Free Convention Place Written: s.l. Type: Broadside Date: [1864] Pagination: 1 p. ; 29.9 x 23.7 cm.

Summary of Content: Promotes the Union cause. Reprints an interview with Lincoln titled Mr. Lincoln's view of Democratic strategy, and a letter of General Grant dated 16 August 1864 to E.B. Washburne. Grant's letter informs that the Confederacy is very weak and losing men each day. Also printed is the verses to a song, "On the Chicago Surrender."

People: National Union Free Convention
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
Grant, Ulysses S., 1822-1885
Washburne, E. B. (Elihu Benjamin)., 1816-1887

Historical Era: Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877

Subjects: PresidentsCivil WarMilitary HistoryElectionPoliticsConfederate States of AmericaGovernment and CivicsUnion ForcesDemocratic PartyRepublican PartySurrenderMusic

Sub Era: The American Civil War

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