Philadelphia: 1846. unbound. 1 page, 10.5 x 8 inches, Philadelphia, July 25, 1846, written on personal stationery, requesting an hour or two of the senator's time to discuss a political question, discreetly unspecified, in part: "...I have a political question that I think is of much interest to you, and it is somewhat important that it should be talked over before Saturday at noon. What can you do?..." Natural folds; very good condition.
Assistant Secretary of War under President Lincoln during the Civil War.