Document from Apr. 19, 1865

Telegram of F.A. Parker, April 19, 1865

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    Contemporary copy of telegram of J.B. Montgomery, Navy Department, Washington, D.C., to Brig. Genl. Hardie, Inspector Genl., War Dept., April 19, 1865

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    States, "Your letter respecting the Schooner Breeze is received. A vessel immediately dispatched to Captain L. if possible. . . ." Relates to hunt for John Wilkes Booth after the assassination of Abraham Lincoln.

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    This item is in the public domain.

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    Montgomery, John Berrien, 1794-. "Contemporary copy of telegram of J.B. Montgomery, Navy Department, Washington, D.C., to Brig. Genl. Hardie, Inspector Genl., War Dept., April 19, 1865". . Remembering Lincoln. Web. Accessed August 24, 2019. https://rememberinglincoln.fords.org/node/649