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Object Name Letter
Catalog Number 1914.001.00036
Date March 7, 1865
Scope & Content Letter from Maj. Gen. Howell Cobb to Maj. Gen. Samuel Jones, March 7, 1865

Physical Appearance: The letter is from Maj. Gen. Howell Cobb to Jones, dated March 7, 1865. Writing from Tallahassee, Florida, Cobb states that he is sending an investigating officer to Americus, Georgia, to look into possible fraud regarding the case in (SJ-38). Cobb states "there has been considerable frauds perpetuated in the sale of beef cattle from Florida." <> "Macon, GA march 7, 1865. Howell, Cobb Maj. Genl. Regarding investigation as to fraud in ...[?] cattle." 1 pp.
Creator Cobb, Howell, Maj. Gen.
People Jones, Samuel
Cobb, Howell
Subjects Fraud
Beef cattle
Investigations, Military
Military leadership
Military officers