|Object Name||Orders, Military|
|Date||April 2, 1865|
|Scope & Content||
Executive Orders from Governor William Smith to Captain Coglan April 2, 1865
Physical Appearance: April 2, 1865 - [Header] State of Virginia, Executive Department, Richmond - Directs that Captain Coglan has authority to appropriate a boat for use by members of the legislature and state officers to leave Richmond. Signed, "Wm. Smith" 1 page. <<
|Archival History||Gov. Smith's Executive Order was formerly located in the MC 3 S-768 files. According to donor history, this order was the last one issued by Governor Smith before he evacuated Richmond.|
Stewart, D. B., Maj.