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B196: Telegram of G.V. Fox [Gustavus V. Fox] (1821-1883), Assistant Secretary of the Navy, Navy Department, Washington, D.C., to Commodore Montgomery [J.B. Montgomery], Navy Yard, Washington, D.C., April 24, 1865

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Identifier: A0286-00221

Title: B196: Telegram of G.V. Fox [Gustavus V. Fox] (1821-1883), Assistant Secretary of the Navy, Navy Department, Washington, D.C., to Commodore Montgomery [J.B. Montgomery], Navy Yard, Washington, D.C., April 24, 1865

Description: Telegram regarding the pursuit of assassin John Wilkes Booth: “The Assistant Secretary of War reports that last evening the hoods were not upon the prisoners.”

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Place: United States
District of Columbia
Washington

Dates: 1865-04-24

Type(s): Telegram
Folder

Maker/Creator: Fox, Gustavus Vasa, 1821-1883

Subjects: Civil War, 1861-1865
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
Assassination
Crime

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