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Daily Archives: July 27, 2011

Lincoln’s To Do List….

President Lincoln finished a ‘To Do’ list that he began on July 23rd. Abraham Lincoln, Memoranda on Military Policy after Bull Run July 23. 1861. 1 Let the plan for making the Blockade effective be pushed forward with all possible despatch. 2 Let the volunteer forces at Fort-Monroe & vicinity — under Genl. Butler — […]