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Creator:Matlack family
Title:Matlack family letters to Samuel J. Matlack
Date(s):1862-1865
Call No:MSS 0099, F0916
Abstract:This collection consists of seventeen letters written by members of the Matlack family in Philadelphia to Samuel J. Matlack while he was serving in the Union Navy aboard the USSWissahickon,[...] a gunboat in the blockading squadron off the coast of South Carolina, during the American Civil War, from 1862-1865.
Subjects:Presidents--United States--Election--1864 | Seamen | Soldiers | United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Blockades | More Subjects
Creator:Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845
Title:Andrew Jackson autograph signature
Date(s):1829-1837
Call No:MSS 0099, F0923
Abstract:The autograph signature of Andrew Jackson (1767-1845), who was the seventh President of the United States, is affixed to a slip of paper cut from a document.
Subjects:Presidents--United States--History--19th century | Presidents | United States--Politics and government--1829-1837
Creator:Stevens, John H.
Title:Eyewitness account of the assassination of President Abraham Lincoln
Date(s):1865
Call No:MSS 0099, F0977
Abstract:Consists of one handwritten manuscript by John H. Stevens in which he gives an eyewitness account of the assassination of President Abraham Lincoln.
Subjects:United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Personal narratives