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Rosecrans, William S. (William Starke), 1819-1898


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William Starke Rosecrans, Letter Regarding Presidential Election of 1868

Collection Number: A&M.3778
Overview Letter by William Starke Rosecrans, former Union general, regarding the presidential election of 1868, dated 25 August 1868. Rosecrans was writing from White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia and the letter is written on stationery from the Greenbrier resort. The letter is addressed to Horatio Seymour, then Governor of New York and the Democratic presidential nominee. Rosecrans solicited support for Seymour while at the Greenbrier. In the letter, Rosecrans requests to meet with Seymour discreetly...
Dates: 1868