Envelope addressed to William Tecumseh Sherman

Envelope addressed to William Tecumseh Sherman

Description
Framed part of envelope addressed to General William Tecumseh Sherman in French. Written in ink on the paper envelope is " A Monsieur Le General Sherman Commandant en Chef, des armees de l'Ohio, du Tennessee, et de l'Arkansas, a la Nouvelle Orleans par New-York (affaires de tanulle)". The envelope bears a postmark from Paris, April 8, 1864. The envelope was collected as a historical relic by its donor, E. A. Steiner.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1864
used date
1864-04-08
addressee
Sherman, William Tecumseh
associated place
France: Île-de-France, Paris
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall (framed): 6 3/4 in x 2 3/4 in x 3/4 in; 17.145 cm x 6.985 cm x 1.905 cm
ID Number
AF.301872
catalog number
301872
accession number
62012
Credit Line
E. A. Steiner
subject
Civil War
See more items in
Armed Forces History: Armed Forces History, Military
William Tecumseh Sherman
Military
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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