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Description: A letter written by President Abraham Lincoln to Major General McClellan, written at the time of the Second Battle of Bull Run at Manassas, VA.
Description: The back side of Captin Joseph Martin's pay roll from 1 May through 30 June, 1777. There are columns of numbers beneath the writing.
Description: A certificate granting United States citizenship to Frederick Anneke.
Description: Final page of a letter from Robert and Vicki Gabriner to Russell Gilmore at the Wisconsin Historical Society describing their experiences collecting civil...
Description: Two pages of Samuel Marshall's 1846 diary, filled with daily entries.
Description: First page of Assembly Bill 175 approving the business of banking in Wisconsin.
Description: The second page of a letter written by Sylvester "Pat" Weaver to A.A. Schecter.
Description: Document written by Ebenezer Brigham listing events at Fort Blue Mounds.
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Description: Handwritten letter of genealogical information about the Boone family.
Description: A letter to Colonel William Robert Talylor signed "Yours in Hast, —. Hinton". The envelope is included in the upper left hand corner of the letter.
Description: Civil War commemorative roster of Company F, 11th Wisconsin Infantry, Harvey Zouaves of the Eleventh Regiment.
Description: Letter from Martha MacMillan of Farmington, Michigan to the group Women for a Peaceful Christmas written on stationery bearing an Earth Day logo.
Description: Newspaper clipping of an article about the end of Lake Monona Wild Life Sanctuary Association, a group that had been trying to preserve Frost's Woods.
Description: The reverse side of the Green Bay treaty, August 18, 1821. The treaty is signed by the chiefs of the six Indian nations for the possession of lands near th...
Description: First page of a document handwritten by Thomas Marshall.
Description: A certificate admitting Lucius Fairchild into the Society of the Army of the Potomac.
Description: Handwritten first page of Increase Lapham's unpublished gazetteer of Wisconsin.
Description: A handwritten order to evacuate Ft. Dearborn.
Description: A letter (without the envelope) from Mr. Hinton to W.R. (William Robert) Taylor.
Description: Angry letter written to Women for a Peaceful Christmas in opposition to their Christmas shopping boycott, signed "A small business owner."
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