CIVIL WAR DATED ABRAHAM LINCOLN NOTE SiGNED AND DATED AUGUST 9, 1864 BY LINCOLN TO SEC OF WAR FROM GENERAL THOMAS COA FROM PSA/DNA. Boldly penned Civil War-dated autograph endorsement as president, signed A. Lincoln, penned on the reverse of a one-page letter addressed to Adjutant General Lorenzo Thomas by Pennsylvania Congressman Charles O'Neill, dated August 9, 1864 by Lincoln. O'Neill's letter, in part: My friend Mr. King, a very prominent citizen of Philadelphia, desires a leave of absence for his son Liuet.
King of the 15th U. Infantry, who has just left the Hospital at Lookout Mountain, after a very severe spell of sickness and is now on light duty near that locality.
" Lincoln's endorsement, dated August 10, 1864, in full: "Sec. Of War, please give Lieut. King the leave of absence for thirty days as requested. In very good to fine condition, with light splitting and toning along the folds, and some old tape to the blank panel. The item "CIVIL WAR DATED ABRAHAM LINCOLN NOTE SiGNED TO SEC WAR FROM GENERAL THOMAS PSA" is in sale since Sunday, January 13, 2019.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Autographs\Political\Presidential". The seller is "rachelemandelgallery" and is located in Chicago Heights, Illinois.
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