1st item: Civil War letter dated May 16, 1861 written to William H. Seward from J. Whitehead as a letter of recommendation for a W. N. N. Sherman who desired a position in the Navy. 8" H x 5" W. 2nd item: 1872 Ulysses S. Grant and Henry Wilson Republican presidential ticket. Features Lady Liberty flanked by vignettes of Grant and Wilson with a banner below reading "Let Us Have Peace". Also listed are the five Presidential Electors. 7 1/2" H x 5" W. Condition: 1st item: Overall toning with center crease. Minor spotting. 2nd item: Overall toning. Minor spotting upper left and lower right. Losses to left margin.
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