General Orders, No. 68.

Richmond: Adjutant and Inspector General's Office, 1864. 12mo. Self-cover. 1p. Very good. Minor soiling. Item #22791

Scarce Confederate General Order dated August 26, 1864. Three measures: first amendments "to provide for the establishment and payment of claims for a certain description of property taken or informally impressed," second "Requisitions may be made by any Commissioner... for a reasonable supply of stationery to enable him to perform his duties," and third "The allowances to the Commissioners will be paid... from the fund for 'contingent expenses of the army'...." Signed in type at the conclusion by S. Cooper as Adjutant and Inspector General. Upper left corner bears desireable oval purple inkstamp of "Record Division, / Rebel Archives. / War Department." -- this being the inkstamp placed by the War Department on Confederate archives they seized. PARRISH 2431.

Price: $95.00

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