Skip to main content

/ Abraham Lincoln, letter to Ulysses S. Grant, April 30, 1864

Have a question about this item?

Item information. View source record on contributor's website.

Abraham Lincoln, letter to Ulysses S. Grant, April 30, 1864
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865, author
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
United States Civil War
Rights Information
For information on using Huntington Library materials, please see Reproductions of Huntington Library Holdings:
Lincoln, Abraham. To Ulysses S. Grant. A.L.S.
On April 15, Ulysses S. Grant received the rank of lieutenant general, which only George Washington had borne before. Here Abraham Lincoln bids farewell to his general-in-chief as Grant departs on his campaign: “And now with a brave Army, and a just cause, may God sustain you.”
1 p.
mssHM 25159
Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Correspondence
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Letters (correspondence) United States 19th century. (aat)
United States Civil War, Huntington Digital Library

About the collections in Calisphere

Learn more about the collections in Calisphere. View our statement on digital primary resources.

Copyright, permissions, and use

If you're wondering about permissions and what you can do with this item, a good starting point is the "rights information" on this page. See our terms of use for more tips.

Share your story

Has Calisphere helped you advance your research, complete a project, or find something meaningful? We'd love to hear about it; please send us a message.

Explore related content on Calisphere: