July 10, 1864: Lincoln Telegraphs Grant for Help

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On July 10, 1864 Jubal Early’s men were approaching the outer suburbs of Washington and panic was seizing the city.¬† Lincoln’s telegram to Grant does not indicate any panic on the part of Lincoln, but worry about whether Early would take the city: (more…)

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