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Name of Collection: Landis (Lt. Cmdr. Arthur, Jr.) Collection      

Accession Number: AM09-59                               

Given By:  Lt. Cmdr. Arthur Landis, Jr. through Mark Landis via Katie Windham

Date of Receipt: July 29, 2008 

Extent: 4 items           

Inclusive Dates: circa late 1800’s         

Form of Material (Letters, Minutes, etc.):

  1. 1860 Abraham Lincoln Campaign Ribbon
  2. 1860 Abraham Lincoln oversize campaign ribbon for the “Illinois Woodchopper”, plus Pennsylvania Gubernatorial Candidate Andrew Curtin.
  3. Slave transfer document dated March 18, 1854, from Clark County, Mississippi
  4. Confederate General Nathan Bedford Forrest signature, n.d.

 

All of these items have identifying information attached.


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