Letter : Washington, D.C., to William Henry Seward, n.p., 1861 Apr. 1.

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Wilson, Henry, 1812-1875. Letter : Washington, D.C., to William Henry Seward, n.p., 1861 Apr. 1.

Letter : Washington, D.C., to William Henry Seward, n.p., 1861 Apr. 1.

Autograph letter signed. Letter of recommendation for Mr. Kimball. With autograph endorsement signed by Preston King.

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