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Object Name Orders, Military
Catalog Number REL-82
Collection CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION
Date March 29, 1864
Scope & Content General Orders No. 23, March 29, 1864

Physical Appearance: The document is General Orders No. 23, dated March 29, 1864. Lee forbids the exportation of cotton, rice, tobacco, sugar, and molasses, as well as naval and military stores from the Confederacy or into any part of the Confederacy occupied by the enemy. The document is signed by Maj. Walter H. Taylor.
People Lee, Robert E.
Taylor, Walter Herron
Subjects Military leadership
Military officers
Armies
Cotton
Tobacco
Rice
Sugar
Trade