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Letter signed Edw. Bates [Edward Bates], Attorney General's Office, to Gov. H.R. Gamble, St. Louis, Mo., September 21, 1862

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Identifier: D02047

Title: Letter signed Edw. Bates [Edward Bates], Attorney General's Office, to Gov. H.R. Gamble, St. Louis, Mo., September 21, 1862

Description: Regarding "the Governors Convention," which Bates views as a partisan attempt at reorganizing power in favor of the Abolitionists. Mentions the victory at the Battle of Harper's Ferry.

Rights: NoC-US

Place: United States
Missouri
District of Columbia
Washington

Dates: 1862-09-21

Type(s): Letter

Maker/Creator: Bates, Edward, 1793-1869

Subjects: Civil War, 1861-1865
Harpers Ferry, Battle of, Harpers Ferry, W. Va., 1862
Politics and government
Armed Forces
Slavery, abolition, and emancipation
Battles

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