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    General William S. Rosecrans Autograph Note Signed "W.S. Rosecrans Brig. Genl. U.S.A." One page, 7.5" x 6.25", New Creek Station, Virginia, May 13, 1862. The note is a written account of special orders, and reads "No. Capt. M.D.W. Loomis A.Q.M. will furnish transportation for one Ambulance and six horses from New Creek Station to Washington." William S. Rosecrans was a major Union general, although he was relieved of his command after Chickamauga. He went on to become a Congressman from California, and the U.S. Register of Treasury.

    The letter is in fine condition; usual folds are present; large tear from the right edge into the center has been repaired but still visible; slight staining on verso. From the Henry E. Luhrs Collection. Accompanied by LOA from PSA/DNA.

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