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Object Name Orders, Military
Catalog Number 1955.032.00016
Date April 3, [1865]
Scope & Content Major General Fitzhugh Lee to Colonel Thomas Taylor Munford, April 3, [1865]

Physical Appearance: April 3, [1865], 8:20 P. M. - C[harles] Minnigerode, Jr. at H[ea]d Q[uarter]s Cavalry [Corps], Tabernacle Church, to Col[onel] T[homas] T[aylor] Munford- Sends instructions from Major General Fitzhugh Lee for the colonel and his command to not go to Goode's Bridge tonight unless you receive orders to do so. Also directs that they be saddled up and ready to go at daybreak. Signed, "C. Minnigerode, Jr." A[id]-d[e]-C[amp]. Two covers are also present in the folder: 1) blank cover with printed letterhead, "Headquarters Fitzhugh Lee's Cavalry Brigade, Official Business." 2) cover addressed to, "Brig[adier] Gen[era]l Fitz[hugh] Lee / Mrs. Hill's Boarding House / C[o]rn[er] 5th & Franklin St[reet]s / Richmond, V[irgini]a." A partial postmark reads, "OCT / 29 / . . . ER / Va." A black ink postal stamp reads, "PAID / 10 [cents]."
Creator Minnigerode, C., Jr
Archival History Maj. Gen. Fitz Lee's orders to Col. Munford were formerly located in the MC 3 L-550 files.
People Lee, Henry Carter
Minnigerode, Charles Frederick Ernest, Sr.
Munford, Thomas Taylor