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Letter of Abraham Lincoln to David Hunter
Requesting Hunter to accompany him
on his Inaugural trip to Washington D. C.
January 20, 1861

Springfield, Ill. Jany 26th 1861
Major Hunter

My dear Sir

I have determined to leave here for Washington on February 11th, subject to be changed for my extraordinary
cause. I find the journey will have to be a circuitous and rather tedious one. I expect the pleasure of your company.

Yours very truly

A. Lincoln
Abraham Lincoln
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