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Collection Reference Number GLC02793.037
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to the 1860s 
Title Abraham Lincoln to Joseph Holt re: trial of Simon Ready before military court
Date 24 September 1864
Author Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865)  
Recipient Holt, Joseph  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Written as President on Executive Mansion stationery. Basler 8: 22. Ready has not been identified and no response is known. Joseph Holt was Judge Advocate General.
Subjects President  Government and Civics  Military History  Military Law  Civil War  Union Forces  
People Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865)  Holt, Joseph (1807-1894)  
Place written Washington
Theme The American Civil War; The Presidency; Law
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1860-1945
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Civil War, Reconstruction and the Modern Era: 1860-1945
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