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Object Name ORDERS, MILITARY --GENERAL ORDERS
Catalog Number REL-152
Collection CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION
Date April 10, 1865
Scope & Content General Order No. 9, April 10, 1865

Physical Appearance: The document is a hand-written copy of General Orders No. 9, dated April 10, 1865, on blue paper. The orders contain Lee's Farewell Address to the Army of Northern Virginia. The document is signed by Lee. (See "Official Report," XLVI, pt. 3, 744; Dowdey & Manarin, "Wartime Papers of R. E. Lee, 934-935; Freeman, "R. E. Lee, Vol. 4, 154-155.)
Dimensions: [H] __[W]8" __[D] __[Dia] __[L]14"
People Lee, Robert E.
Marshall, Charles L.
Taylor, Walter Herron
Search Terms Appomattox Court House
Surrender at Appomattox, Virginia, April 9, 1865
Subjects Records (Information)
Armies
Civil War, U.S.
Soldiers
Surrenders
General Orders