Head Quarters Trans-Miss. Department ... General orders, no. 25

Head Quarters Trans-Miss. Department ... General orders, no. 25

Shreveport, LA: March 25, 1865. 8vo, approx. 9¼" x 6½"; chips in the margins and wrinkled; short tear repaired on verso. In full: "All Post and Depot Commissaries, will report to, and receive instructions from, the Chief Purchasing Commissary of the Purchasing District in which they are located. By command of General E. Kirby Smith, S. S. Anderson, Assistant Adjutant General." The Confederate States surrendered on April 9, 1865. This is among the last of the Confederate imprints. Not found in OCLC, although other similar orders are. See Parrish & Wallingham 1544, citing order nos. 1-48 collectively, but this, General Orders no. 25 is not located. Item #53733

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