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" I beg to present you as a Christmas gift the city of Savannah, with one hundred and fifty heavy guns and plenty of ammunition, and also about twenty-five thousand bales of cotton. "
Record of the Thirty-third Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry: From Aug. 1862 ... - Page 105
by Andrew J. Boies - 1880 - 168 pages
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The War with the South: A History of the Late Rebellion, with ..., Volume 3

Robert Tomes, Benjamin George Smith - United States - 1862
...characteristic dispatch : " SAVANNAH, GEORGIA, Dtcember 22. " To His EXCELLENCY PRESIDENT LINCOLN : " I beg to present you, as a Christmas gift, the city of Savannah, with one hundred and fifty heavy guns and plenty of ammunition, and also about twenty-five thousand bales...
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The United States Service Magazine, Volume 3

Military art and science - 1865
...characteristic terseness and finesse, Sherman announced his achievement in the following brief dispatch to the President : — "I beg to present you, as a Christmas gift, the city of Savannah, with one hundred and fifty heavy yuns and pknty of ammunition, and also about twentij-fivi thousand oakx...
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A chronological record from the Creation to the present time

1865
...despatches with regard to the capture of this important city : — " His Excellency President Lincoln, — I beg to present you, as a Christmas gift, the city of Savannah, with 150 heavy guns and plenty of ammunition, and also about 25,000 bales of cotton. — WT Sherman, Major-General."...
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Life and Military Career of Major-General William Tecumseh Sherman

Phineas Camp Headley - 1865 - 368 pages
...President this laconic message : "SAVANNAH, GA., December 22, 1864. " His Excellency President Lincoln ; " I beg to present you as a Christmas gift the city of Savannah, with one hundred and fifty heavy guns and plenty of ammunition, and also about twenty-five thousand bales...
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Sherman and His Campaigns; a Military Biography

Samuel Millard Bowman, Richard Biddle Irwin - United States - 1865 - 520 pages
...following brief note to President Lincoln, announcing this happy termination of the campaign :— " I beg to present you, as a Christmas gift, the city of Savannah, with one hundred and fifty heavy guns and plenty of ammunition, and also about twenty-five thousand bales...
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Sherman and His Campaigns: a Military Biography

Samuel Millard Bowman, Richard Biddle Irwin - United States - 1865 - 512 pages
...following brief note to President Lincoln, announcing this happy termination of the campaign : — " I beg to present you, as a Christmas gift, the city of Savannah, with one hundred and fifty heavy guns and plenty of ammunition, and also about twenty-five thousand bales...
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The American Annual Cyclopędia and Register of Important Events ...

Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1865
...crowning success of the campaign : SAVANMAH, G A., December 22. Пи Excellency Pretident Lincoln : I beg to present you as a Christmas gift the city of Savannah, with one hundred and fifty heavy guns and plenty of ammunition, and also about twentyfive thousand bales...
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The American Annual Cyclopedia and Register of ..., Volume 4; Volume 1864

Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1865
...crowning success of the campaign: ЗАУАМНАП, О A.. December 22. ait Excellency President Lincoln : I beg to present you as a Christmas gift the city of Savannah, with one hundred and fiftv heavy guns and plenty of ammunition, and also about twentyfive thousand bales...
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The Great Rebellion: a history of the Civil War in the United States, Volume 2

Joel Tyler Headley - History - 1866
...was made to Geary, who was placed in command of the city. Sherman sent the following terse dispatch to the President : — " I beg to present you, as a Christmas gift, the City of Savannah, with one hundred and fifty guns, and plenty of ammunition, and about twentyfive thousand bales of cotton."...
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The history of Abraham Lincoln, and the overthrow of slavery

Isaac Newton Arnold - Biography & Autobiography - 1866 - 720 pages
...the city, and on the 22d, he sent to President Lincoln the following despatch: " I beg to present to you as a Christmas gift, the City of Savannah, with 150 guns, plenty of ammunition, and about 25,000 bales of cotton." Thus ended Sherman's grand march to the sea! This march is already...
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