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Telegram from Abraham Lincoln to Lt. Gen. Ulysses Grant at City Point, Virginia, 08/17/1864

ARC Identifier 301640

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. (1789 - 09/18/1947)
Type(s) of Archival Materials:Textual Records

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Production Date(s):08/17/1864
Part Of:Series: Telegrams Sent and Received By The War Department Central Telegraph Office., compiled 1861 - 1882
Access Restriction(s):Unrestricted
Use Restriction(s):Unrestricted
Specific Records Type(s):Telegrams
General Note(s):Exhibit History: "American Originals," June 1997 - June 1998, National Archives Rotunda, Washington, DC, Exhibit No. 624.0187.
Microform Publication(s) Available:M473, Telegrams Collected by the Office of the Secretary of War (Bound), 1861-1882.
Online Resource:Teaching with Documents
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Online Resource Note:The Teaching with Documents online lesson plan, "constitution-workshop," features this item.
Variant Control Number(s):NAIL Control Number: NWCTB-107-NARSA1E34-VOL1A2
NAIL Control Number: NWDT1-107-NARSA1E34-VOL1A2
Search Identifier: siDiscovering the Civil War
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