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President-Elect Lincoln selects Senator Simon Cameron as his Secretary of War

Abraham Lincoln, February 9, 1861, detail
03/01/1861
Source Citation: 
Harold Holzer, Lincoln President-Elect: Abraham Lincoln and the Great Secession Winter 1860-1861 (New York: Simon & Schuster, 2008), 431-432.

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