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Henry S. Sanford Letter to Governor Drew Concerning the Election of 1876, February 18, 1877

From: Governor Drew Family Papers, 1856-1999, Collection M82-8

Henry S. Sanford Letter to Governor Drew Concerning the Election of 1876, February 18, 1877

Transcript

will be non-partisan and hope and believe yours will be! And that the old line Whig elements [moderate Republicans] in the South will have recognition and support. It is to that we work to help rejuvenate and make prosperous the South—not to violent partisans or either old Bourbon Democrats [usually former Confederates] or irresponsible political adventurers who call themselves