Autographed Letter Signed about a missing train

CHAPMAN, George Henry (1832 - 1882)

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Place Published: Indianapolis
Date Published: 1877

Description: 1 page on "Lafayette, Muncie & Bloomington Railroad" letterhead, 11.25 x 8.5 inches, Indianapolis, Indiana, November 13, 1877. Written to a party that had rented a train from him that then mysteriously vanished during rate re-negotiations, in part: "...I heard it stated the order of I.O.O.F. made application to your people for a special train, but could not get it. I know nothing of the correctness of this report..." Usual folds; five irregular punch holes along the left margin; discoloration at the edges. Very good(-) condition.

Comments: Former Union Brigadier General and early railroad tycoon.

Signed: Y
Binding: unbound
Language: English
Type: Autographs

Book ID: 175645


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