Document from Apr. 18, 1865

Telegram of W.P. Smith, April 18, 1865

  • Full Title

    American Telegraph Company telegram of W.P. Smith, Balio. [Baltimore], to Hon. Geo. Harrington [Geo. Harrington], 301 D St., April 18, 1865

  • Description

    States, "Our Rail Road Connections north and west of us are Pressing me for information as to route of remains & escort from Washn. to Springfield & whether it is Contemplated to stop over at principal Points to allow People to pay respects to deceased. Won't you please give me earliest information today . . . ."

  • Source

    George R. Harrington Papers, Missouri History Museum Archives, St. Louis.

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    Smith, William P.. "American Telegraph Company telegram of W.P. Smith, Balio. [Baltimore], to Hon. Geo. Harrington [Geo. Harrington], 301 D St., April 18, 1865". Remembering Lincoln. Web. Accessed August 23, 2019. https://rememberinglincoln.fords.org/node/540