Telegram from General William T. Sherman to President Abraham Lincoln announcing the surrender of Savannah, Georgia, as a Christmas present to the President., 12/22/1864 - 12/22/1864
ARC Identifier 301637
Item from Record Group 107: Records of the Office of the Secretary of War, 1791 - 1948
|Creator(s):||War Department. Office of the Secretary. Office of the Military Telegraph. (1861 - ca. 1870)|
|Type(s) of Archival Materials:||Textual Records|
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|Coverage Dates:||12/22/1864 - 12/22/1864|
|Part Of:||Series: Telegrams Sent by the Field Office of the Military Telegraph and Collected by the Office of the Secretary of War., compiled 1860 - 1870|
|Specific Records Type(s):||Telegrams|
|General Note(s):||The telegram has been reproduced on National Archives Microfilm Publication M504.|
|Online Resource:||Teaching with Documents|
|Online Resource URL:||http://www.archives.gov/education/lessons/civil-war-docs/|
|Online Resource Note:||The Teaching with Documents online lesson plan, " civil-war-docs," features this item.
|Variant Control Number(s):||NAIL Control Number: NWCTB-107-CORRAIE36-TELEGRAM
NAIL Control Number: NWDT1-107-CORR-AIE36-TELEGRAM
Other Identifier: 06119
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