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Mosby, John S. (1833-1916) to: Sam Chapman

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03921.38 Author/Creator: Mosby, John S. (1833-1916) Place Written: Washington, D.C. Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 1912/10 Pagination: 1 p.

Summary of Content: hopes to get out of the hospital in time to vote.

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Full Transcript: Oct 1912, Garfield Hospital
Washington
Dear Sam:
I came here a week ago today. Don't know how long I shall stay - maybe two weeks longer. I want to be well ...when I leave the hospital. Hope to get out in time to go to Warrenton as I did 4 years ago & vote for Taft & against the Bull Moose. Of course, Wilson will be elected & I am glad to see that in a late letter he comes out in favor of putting all officers in the clarified service, wh. makes you safe. How will Josie vote?

Yours Truly
J.S. Mosby
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People: Chapman, Samuel Forrer, 1838-1919
Mosby, John Singleton, 1833-1916

Historical Era: Progressive Era to New Era, 1900-1929

Subjects: Confederate General or LeaderHospitalElectionPoliticsGovernment and CivicsHealth and Medical

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