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Colonel John Lord Otis Letter

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3492
Abstract

John Lord Otis wrote this letter to his wife from St. Helens Island, South Carolina on March 5, 1863. In it, he describes his disillusionment with President Lincoln and his dislike of African Americans.

Dates: 1863 March 5

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  • Subject: Racism -- Southern States -- History -- 19th century. X