Describing surroundings in an autograph letter, signed 5 February 1862 from Meridian Hill, Washington, D.C., to his "Dear friends."

8vo. 3 pages, approximately 225 words. "We have a nice view of the city and of the ever flowing waters of the Potomac and of the Capitol of the United States and of the President's house." Red and blue patriotic letterhead, a flowing American flag and eagle "The Star Spangled Banner Must Be upheld." Folded. Very good. Item #53958

Price: $150.00 save 50% $75.00

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