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E. H. Owen letter

 Collection — Box: 64
Identifier: MS-SC1128

Scope and Contents

Letter to Gideon Welles re: General Fremont's emancipation proclamation and the possibility of his resignation due to Lincoln's dissatisfaction with the proclamation and him. Feels public response would be very unfavorable to his resignation and that enlistment numbers would drop.

Dates

  • Created: September 20, 1861

Creator

Extent

1 folder (1 folder : .5 linear inches (.042 linear feet)) : 3 pages

Language of Materials

English