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Larkin G. Mead Jr. letter

 Collection — Box: 59
Identifier: MS-SC1026
Scope and Contents Letter from Mead to Morrill telling him of the acceptance of his design and asking the possibility of the state donating a cannon for use in the monument. Noting the large amounts of granite and metal to be used, he states the cannon would help with the metal and that a lot of the granite would come from eastern states. Addressed envelope included.
Dates: Created: October 8, 1868

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  • Names: National Lincoln Monument Association (Springfield, Ill.) X
  • Subject: Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Tomb X