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George Phelps letter

 Collection — Box: 66
Identifier: MS-SC1168

Scope and Contents

Letter to Abraham Lincoln stating that he is planning to move to the Nevada Territory and would like an appointment as U.S. Marshall or U.S. Attorney for the Territory. States that Browning would attest to his fitness.


  • Created: March 15, 1861


Biographical / Historical

Lawyer in Lewistown, Illinois who studied the law with O.H. Browning.


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

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