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Letter, Ambrose J. Price, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, to Abraham M. Price, New Winchester, Crawford County, Ohio, undated

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 10
Identifier: MSN/CW 5110-10

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Ambrose Price writes he had expected his brother Silvester to visit him in Harrisburg, but neither he nor his sister have heard from him "since he left home [to join the army.]" Ambrose continues his tirades against Lincoln and African Americans, supposing the war will never end "as [l]ong a[s] that lopeared lantern jawed ol nigger freer is in office[.]" He again claims he will not "spill a drop of my Copperhead blood for the sake of the lousy niggers[.]"


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