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Accession number 1995.014
Catalog Number 1995.014
Collection Pearce Civil War Collection
Object Name Telegram
Title Davis (Jefferson) Papers, 1861-1883
Creator Davis (Jefferson)
Date April 13, 1861
Dates of Creation April 13, 1861
Scope & Content A telegram (dated April 13, 1861) sent from Davis to General P.G.T. Beauregard after the fall of Fort Sumter. Davis congratulates Beauregard on his victory and requested Beauregard to "tender my friendly remembrance to Maj. Anderson." Major Robert Anderson was the Union commander at Fort Sumter.
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People Davis, Jefferson
Beauregard, Pierre, G. T.
Search Terms Official Documents
Credit line Pearce Civil War Collection
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