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Here's Your Chance to Decode President Lincoln's Secret Messages

By The Wall Street Journal

June 22, 2016

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On April 12, 1865—three days after Gen. Robert E. Lee surrendered at Appomattox and two days before President Abraham Lincoln was assassinated—the president sent a telegram to Maj. Gen. Godfrey Weitzel, whose Union forces were occupying Richmond, Va., the former Confederate capital.

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