|Date||April 17, 1862|
|Scope & Content||
Letter from Samuel Jones to Adjuctant, Inspector General Samuel Cooper, April 17, 1862
Physical Appearance: The letter is from Maj. Gen. Samuel Jones to AIG Samuel Cooper, dated April 17, 1862 in Mobile, Alabama. The pages are out of sequence; however, Jones gives an account of his actions and troops prior to relinquishing his command. Mentions damages to railroads and methods of the troops' evacuations in Pensacola. Last sheet is cut and taped to back, does not seem to be from original letter: "Maj. Gen. Sam Jones to Genl. S. Cooper April 17, 1862. 7 pp on 5 sheets.
|Creator||Jones, Samuel, Maj. Gen.|
Command of troops