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|George F. Shepley, Orders for the Occupation of Richmond, Virginia, April 1865|
|George D. Prentice, Editorial on the fall of Richmond, Louisville Journal, Louisville, Kentucky, April 4, 1865|
|Editorial, "The Fall of Richmond and Southern Feeling," New York Times, April 6, 1865|
|Editorial, "Grant's Negro Troops," Chicago Tribune, April 8, 1865|
|William T. Sherman to Ulysses S. Grant, Goldsboro, North Carolina, April 8, 1865|