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Letter signed James H. Waugh, Sheriff of Boone County, Mo. et. al., to His Excellency Abm. Lincoln [Abraham Lincoln], President of the United States, January 16, 1864

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Identifier: D02072

Title: Letter signed James H. Waugh, Sheriff of Boone County, Mo. et. al., to His Excellency Abm. Lincoln [Abraham Lincoln], President of the United States, January 16, 1864

Description: Request for pardons for John M. Robinson and B.F. Fulenwider, who withdrew from the force when the Missouri troops transferred to Confederate service, and upon Lincoln's proclamation they returned to Missouri from Texas and took oaths of allegiance to the United States, but they are now under indictment for treason. Includes two envelopes.

Rights: NoC-US

Place: United States
Missouri

Dates: 1864-01-16

Type(s): Letter

Maker/Creator: Waugh, James H.

Subjects: Pardon
Treason
Civil War, 1861-1865
Loyalty oaths
Politics and government
Armed Forces

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