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Object Name Speech
Catalog Number 1988.077.00005
Date April 21, 1865
Scope & Content Copy of Farewell Address from John S. Mosby to Troops, April 21, 1865

Physical Appearance: The speech is Col. John S. Mosby's written Farewell Address to his troops on April 21, 1865. Mosby disbands his ranger organization "in preference to surrendering it to our enemies." The address is a handwritten copy, not in Mosby's hand, on a note-sized sheet of paper. 1pp.
Marks: "[MS-880517]"
Creator Mosby, John S., Col.
People Mosby, John Singleton
Search Terms Disbandment
Subjects Farewells
Leaders, Military
Command of troops
Military officers
Military leadership