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Abraham Lincoln Collection of Papers

Owning Institution: UC Berkeley, Bancroft Library

About this Collection

Materials relate mainly to Californians. Appointment of D.W. Cheeseman as Treasurer, U.S. Mint, San Francisco; petitions for appointments from James Wilson, M.S. Slocum and prominent citizens of San Francisco; letter from George Burr to the Secretary of War, asking revocation of his dismissal as Surgeon of Volunteers, with endorsement by Lincoln revoking order. View collection guide.

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