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 Posted: Sat Feb 13th, 2010 10:27 pm
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j harold 587

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I would also vote for Hancock. I may be wrong, but I think he turned it down. I am not at home and can not consult my resources. Also remember Vicksburg had not capitulated yet. So Grant had not caputured the press or a lot of recognitation yet.  

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