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Object Name Speech
Catalog Number JSM-4
Date April 21, 1865
Scope & Content Copy of Farewell Address by John S. Mosby to Troops, April 21, 1865

Physical Appearance: The speech is Col. John S. Mosby's written Farewell Address to his troops on April 21, 1865 written in Fauquier County. Mosby disbands his ranger organization "in preference to surrendering it to our enemies." The address is a handwritten copy, not in Mosby's hand, on a half sheet of paper.
Creator Mosby, John S., Col.
People Mosby, John Singleton
Search Terms Farewell
Disbanding
Subjects Command of troops
Farewells
Leaders, Military
Military leadership
Military officers