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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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Freedom Triumphant: The Fourth Period of the War of the Rebellion ..., Volume 7

Charles Carleton Coffin - United States - 1890 - 506 pages
...brief but a felicitous despatch which General Sherman sent Dec. 23, 1864. r to 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, also about twenty-five thousand bales of...
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Historical Collections of Ohio: An Encyclopedia of the State ; History Both ...

Henry Howe - Ohio - 1890
...soon able to send the following despatch to the President of the United States : ' I beg to present to you as a Christmas gift the city of Savannah with 150 guns and plenty of ammunition and about 25.000 bales of cotton. ' "So ended one of the most remarkable campaigns...
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The Deseret Weekly, Volume 42; Volume 52

Salt Lake City (Utah) - 1891
...fighting. He occupied Savannah towards the close of the year. From that city he wrote to Lincoln saying: "I beg to present you, as a Christmas gift the city of Savannah, with 150 guns and 25,000 bales of cotton." From Savannah Sherman marched through the Atlantic States to the North,...
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LIFE AND REMINISCENES OF GENERAL WM. T. SHERMAN

DISTINGUISHED MEN OF HIS TIME. - 1891
...army, and toward the end of December Sherman was able to send a dispatch to President Lincoln, saying: "I beg to present you as a Christmas gift the city of Savannah with 150 heavy guns, plenty of ammunition, and 25,000 bales of cotton/' The appreciation of Congress was expressed...
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The Leading Facts of American History

David Henry Montgomery - United States - 1891 - 359 pages
...President, — "SAVANNAH, GEORGIA, Dec. 22, 1864. " To his Excellency, President Lincoln, Washington, DC : " I beg to present you as a Christmas gift the City of Savannah, with one hundred and fifty heavy guns and plenty of ammunition; also about twenty-five thousand bales of...
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The Leading Facts of American History

David Henry Montgomery - United States - 1891 - 359 pages
...President,*— " SAVANNAH, GEORGIA, Dec. 22, 1864. "To his Excellency, President Lincoln, Washington, DC: " I beg to present you as a Christmas gift the City of Savannah, with one hundred and fifty heavy guns and plenty of ammunition; also about twenty-five thousand bales of...
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The Life of General William T. Sherman

1892 - 608 pages
...great victory. His dispatch to President Lincoln, which was sent by boat to Fortress Monroe, ran — " I beg to present you as a Christmas gift the city of Savannah, with one hundred and fifty heavy guns and plenty of ammunition, also about twenty-five thousand bales of...
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History of the Fourth Regiment of Minnesota Infantry Volunteers During the ...

Alonzo Leighton Brown - Minnesota - 1892 - 594 pages
...1864, General Sherman sent the following to President Lincoln, which reached him on Christmas Eve: . I beg to present you, as a Christmas gift, the city of Savannah, with one hundred and fifty guns and plenty of ammunition, and also abont twenty-five thousand bales of cotton....
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Story of the Service of Company E: And the Twelfth Wisconsin Regiment ...

United States - 1893 - 547 pages
...much needed rest. As soon as we were settled, General Sherman wrote thus to 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, also about twenty-five thousand bales of...
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History of the Seventy-fifth Regiment of Indiana Infantry Voluteers. Its ...

United States - 1893 - 457 pages
...following telegram: SAVANNAH, GA., December 22, 1864. To H1s EXCELLENCY, PRESIDENT LINCOLN, Washington, DC I beg to present you as a Christmas gift the city of Savannah, with one hundred and fifty heavy guns and plenty of ammunition; also about twentyfive thousand bales of...
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