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Douglas, Stephen Arnold, 1813-1861 : Stephen A. Douglas Letters, 1856-1859, 1913, 1856-1913

Two autographed letters and one 1913 program. The material includes two items of correspondence from Stephen A. Douglas. The first is a letter from Douglas dated 10 July 1856. Although the writing is somewhat illegible, the dealer description notes that the autographed letter is addressed to P.G. Warrington(?) as a letter of introduction for F.Y. Wellose(?). The second letter is from Douglas to Ninan W. Edwards in Genesee, Illinois, dated 11 August 1859. Also included is a program for the Douglas Natal Day Centennial Celebration, which was held in the Hall of Representatives, Illinois State Capitol, on Wednesday 23 April 1913. The program is housed in a gray cloth pamphlet case.
Extent: 0.2 linear feet - (1 folder)
Subjects: Politics
Call Number: Midwest MS 208
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