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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

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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
Access Restriction(s):Unrestricted
Use Restriction(s):Unrestricted
Specific Records Type(s):Telegrams
General Note(s):The telegram has been reproduced on National Archives Microfilm Publication M504.
Online Resource:Teaching with Documents
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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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