"THE SPEECH ON GEN. GRANT'S LAST ANNIVERSARY DELIVERED AT BOSTON MAY MEET YOUR WISHES"
LONGSTREET, James. Autograph letter signed. WITH: Manuscript speech. Gainesville, Georgia, January 21, 1897.
Original autograph letter signed, dated 1897, from General Longstreet to a New England schoolmaster stating that he is too ill to fulfill the request to write a new speech, but is willing to offer a speech delivered on the recent anniversary of General Grant's death instead, accompanied by a manuscript copy of that speech in a secretarial hand. $3500.