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Object Name Orders, Military
Catalog Number CML-WH.2
Date May 1864
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.
People Hampton, Wade
Stuart, James Ewell Brown (J. E. B.) (Jeb)
Subjects Death