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Collection Reference Number GLC03649
From Archive Folder Unassociated Civil War Documents 1864 
Title Abraham Lincoln to Edward Canby with orders to allow exportation of Texas cotton
Date 9 August 1864
Author Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865)  
Recipient Canby, Edward  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Writes to confirm that ships leaving from certain ports under the jurisdiction of New Orleans should be permitted to pass.
Subjects Civil War  Military History  President  Government and Civics  Union Forces  Union General  Commerce  Merchants and Trade  Texas  Agriculture and Animal Husbandry  Cotton  American West  
People Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865)  
Place written Washington, D.C.
Theme The American Civil War; Naval & Maritime; Merchants & Commerce; The Presidency
Sub-collection Papers and Images of the American Civil War
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Civil War, Reconstruction and the Modern Era: 1860-1945
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