1861 Lincoln lettersheet with handwritten contentSKU 00209B
Lettersheet promoting Abraham Lincoln for president, 1860. 8 x 10", in excellent condition. This is dated mid-February of 1861, two months before the outbreak of the Civil War. Content is mostly personal and family-related, but there is a short excerpt which reads: "Charley I think you had better come back and fight for your Country for the South a going to annihilate, that is if they are abel (sic). And I presume you get the news and know all about the difficulty existing between the north and South..."