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Amouroux, L.A. (fl. 1867) To: J.Q.A. Ward. Re: receipt confirming that Ward paid $500, in relation to the "Indian Hunter" statue.

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC06343.292 Author/Creator: Amouroux, L.A. (fl. 1867) Place Written: New York, NY Type: Autograph note signed Date: 1867/05/22 Pagination: 1

Summary of Content: 2 cent stamp in left margin.

People: Ward, John Quincy Adams, 1830-1910.
Amouroux, L.A., fl. 1867.

Historical Era: Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877

Keywords/Subjects: Art, Music, Theater, and Film, Navy, Monument, Architecture, Spanish American War, Holidays and Celebrations, Military History, Finance, American Indian History

Sub Era: Reconstruction