|Object Name||Orders, Military|
|Scope & Content||
General Order, No. 6, May 1864
Physical Appearance: May [--], 1864 - General Order, No. 6} Announcement by Major General Wade Hampton of Major General J. E. B. Stuart's death. 2 pp. Front page is totally illegible. 2nd page is extremely faint; the signature is the only easily recognizable item on page. Signed "Wade Hampton" Maj[or] Gen[era]l. A green, 10-cent Jefferson Davis postage stamp is affixed to page 2 below the text. Marks: "G. O. No. 6 - Death of Stuart / Taken from glass leaf 1962 in illegible state - E. S. B." on reverse.
|Archival History||G. O. No. 6 was formerly located in the MC 3 Fla. Folder #12 files.|
Stuart, James Ewell Brown (J. E. B.) (Jeb)