A CIVIL WAR LETTER WRITTEN BY A UNION SOLDIER ADDISON TO HIS FIANCEE. WRITTEN FIVE DAYS AFTER JEFFERSON DAVIS' CAPTURE, MAY 16, 1865. Approximately 7.3/4 inches high.Amid protestations of undying devotion on the very eve of assuming the Holiest & most sacred of human obligations... " the young man brings up Davis' capture, "... Caught under a woman's petticoat at last! That'last ditch' has been found!
What a galorious [sic] End!!!!!! All the world & the rest of mankind shout Hallyboogy!The poor Cops are wondering what will be done with poor Jeff. They don't think he will be hung! The item "CIVIL WAR LETTER ALS UNION SOLDIER JEFFERSON DAVIS CAPTURE CAUGHT IN PETTICOAT" is in sale since Thursday, November 7, 2019.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Correspondence, Mail". The seller is "preservedpast" and is located in Kansas City, Missouri.
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