|Object Name||GENERAL ORDERS|
|Collection||CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION|
|Scope & Content||
State of North Carolina. Adjutant-General's Office. Raleigh. General Orders No. 2, January 23, 1901
Physical Appearance: January 23, 1901 - [Header] State of North Carolina, Adjutant-General's Office, Raleigh, [General Orders, No. 1] - Printed announcment by the Commander-in-Chief of the "death of Colonel William Gaston Lewis, Chief of Engineers, North Carolina State Guard, which occurred at his home in Goldsboro, N[orth] C[arolina], January 7, 1901." Gives a short biographical sketch of Lewis' life, particularly his military career during the war. 2 pp. Marks: "Metal Case 3 L 56" at top of page 1. A CMLS seal is embossed on both pages.
|Archival History||The General Order giving an obituary for William Gaston Lewis was formerly located in the MC 3 L-572 files.|