Letter from William G. Eliot to his brother, January 18, 1863

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Identifier: D03886

Title: Letter signed William [William G. Eliot], Rooms Western Sanitary Commission, St. Louis, to Bro, January 18, 1863

Description: Explains that the Freedom party needs to secure their advance by freeing the slaves before those against Emancipation double their efforts or chaos increases in the state.

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Dates: 1863

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Maker/Creator: Eliot, William Greenleaf, 1811-1887

Subjects: United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Missouri--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Saint Louis (Mo.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Slaves
Missouri--Politics and government
United States--Politics and government
Slavery
African Americans
Slavery, abolition, and emancipation

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