Harvey Williams sends a fish to Abraham Lincoln in 1863; Lincoln sent a thank-you letter back...

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Harvey Williams sends a fish to Abraham Lincoln in 1863; Lincoln sent a thank-you letter back... - , ,:ext year tne expense. In lseo "i'neic"...
, ,:ext year tne expense. In lseo "i'neic" Harvey Williams hooked a tine lisii in the waters of Saginaw Hay and sent it lo bi-aiiam bi-aiiam bi-aiiam Lincoln. Acknowledging the gift the President wrote a personal letter lo Mr. Wiiliams, thanking hnu and expre.-sing expre.-sing expre.-sing kindly wishes ior the prosperity and happiness of .he fisherman, 'i his letter was preserved and now hangs framed m the parlor of a well known citizen, to whom it was presented by .Mrs. Williams after the death of her husband. Tne present owner would not lake S'.oO for the treasured souvenir. (.Saginaw Couriei'-Iieraid. Couriei'-Iieraid. Couriei'-Iieraid.

Clipped from Detroit Free Press06 Nov 1889, WedPage 4

Detroit Free Press (Detroit, Michigan)06 Nov 1889, WedPage 4
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  • Harvey Williams sends a fish to Abraham Lincoln in 1863; Lincoln sent a thank-you letter back...

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