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    [Mexican War]. Two Covers. Both postmarked. One is addressed to Major D. D. Tompkins, "Quarter Master U.S. Army / Philadelphia" and includes a short note dated May 22, 1846, regarding supplies "chargeable to 'Mexican Hostilities.'" The other is addressed to Brig. Genl. R. Jones, "Adj. Genl. U.S. Army / Washington, D.C." On the reverse is a note dated September 4, 1845, asking "if 3 or 4 companies . . . can not be dispatched for duty in Texas." Both are clean with only slight soiling.

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    Auction Dates
    March, 2015
    14th Saturday
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