Creator

Date Original

1864 February 12

Description

Telegram from President Abraham Lincoln to Governor Isaac Murphy.

Transcription

Feb 12 1864
via Lewisburg
By Telegraph from Washington 6
To I. Murphy
My orders to Gen Steele about
an election was made in
ignorance of the action the
Convention had taken. See
my subsequent letter. It directs
Gen Steele to and you in
your own plans and is not
to thwart or hinder you -
Show this to him
A. Lincoln

Physical Description

Telegram, 5.25" x 8"

Subjects

Civil War; Telegrams; Presidents; Governors

Geographical Area

Washington, District of Columbia; Arkansas

Language

English

Identifier

MS.000064, Item 526

Resource Type

Text

Collection

L.C. Gulley collection, MS.000064

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Telegram, Abraham Lincoln to Governor Isaac Murphy, L.C. Gulley collection, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

Rights

Use and reproduction of images held by the Arkansas State Archives without prior written permission is prohibited. For information on reproducing images held by the Arkansas State Archives, please call 501-682-6900 or email at state.archives@arkansas.gov.

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