Make an Offer Today and Get a Quick Response! Take a Look at This Week's Specials! MCCLELLAN - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED - HFSID 299293. McCLELLAN Letter accepting an invitation from a New York Judge, written in the early 1880s Autograph Letter signed: Geo. McClellan, 2 pages (integral leaf), 5x8.
32 Washington Square [New York City], undated, but from the early 1880s. To "My dear Judge" Charles P. We now expect to go to Washington in the beginning of the following week. With my compliments to Mrs.
He directed the Peninsular Campaign and won at Antietam, but was removed by President Lincoln for failure to continue the pressure on Lee's army. No match for Confederate General Robert E. Lee as a field commander, but skilled at logistics and organization, McClellan made a great contribution to eventual Union victory by building the Army of the Potomac into a well trained and disciplined fighting force. In 1864, he was the unsuccessful Democratic candidate for President, losing to Lincoln 233 electoral votes to 21 (although the election was much closer than that until General Sherman captured Atlanta in September). After leaving the governship, McClellan moved to 32 Washington Square in New York City.He was very active in McClellan's Presidential campaign, and helped to organize a new Democratic Club in the City, the Manhattan Club - called by McClellan "a club for gentlemen" (in contrast to the Tammany Hall Democratic machine). One vertical and one horizontal fold. See more material from these signers. See more listings in our MILITARY (2,350).
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