Letter to Joshua F. Speed

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dc.contributor.author Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 en_US
dc.coverage.spatial Washington, D.C. en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2009-02-16T15:47:09Z
dc.date.available 2009-02-16T15:47:09Z
dc.date.created May 17, 1863 en_US
dc.date.issued 2009-02-16T15:47:09Z
dc.identifier.other GL0045_001 en_US
dc.identifier.other GL0045_002 en_US
dc.identifier.other GL0045 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2374.OX/62428
dc.description Confidential letter written on stationery of the Executive Mansion, dated Mary 17, 1863, to Joshua F. Speed. Lyman Guinnip, a coloel in the 79th Illinois Volunteers, had been accused of helping slaves escape and Lincoln writes, "I scarcely think he is guilty of any real crime." en_US
dc.relation.ispartof Gilder Lehrman Collection en_US
dc.rights Gilder Lehrman Collection en_US
dc.rights.uri http://www.freedomcenter.org/about-us/contact-us/ en_US
dc.subject Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Correspondence en_US
dc.subject Speed, Joshua F. (Joshua Fry), 1814-1882 en_US
dc.subject Slavery -- United States en_US
dc.subject Fugitive slaves -- United States. en_US
dc.title Letter to Joshua F. Speed en_US
dc.type Autograph letter signed en_US
dc.publisher.digital National Underground Railroad Freedom Center en_US
dc.contributor.repository Gilder Lehrman Collection at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center en_US
dc.repository.place Cincinnati, Ohio en_US
dc.rights.permissions World en_US

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