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Object Name GENERAL ORDERS --ORDERS, MILITARY
Catalog Number REL-77
Collection CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION
Date 1864
Scope & Content Extract of General Orders No. 17, March, 7 1864

Physical Appearance: The document is an extract of General Orders No. 17, dated March 7, 1864. Lee absolves Capt. R. L. Christian of any blame in loss of papers in fire during the train retreat from Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. The order is signed by Maj. Walter H. Taylor.
Subjects CML LEE COLLECTION