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Object Name LETTER, ORIGINAL
Catalog Number SJ-38
Collection CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION
Date March 7, 1865
Scope & Content "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 has no jurisdiction over a dubious agent (Livingston) about whom Jones has expressed doubts. Cobb recommends that Jones still buy from Livingston, even though the latter is probably operating with the "consent of Lincoln's government."
Creator Cobb, Howell, Maj. Gen.
Subjects CML JONES COLLECTION