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    Texas C.S.A. Circular: General Orders No. 34, Signed by Adjutant and Inspector General Jeremiah Y. Dashiell. One page, 5.25" x 7.75", "Adjutant and Inspector General's Office, Austin, August 5th, 1863." Physician, teacher, and San Antonio Herald editor Jeremiah Yellott Dashiell acted as Texas Governor Francis R. Lubbock's Adjutant General and Inspector General during the Civil War. This decree sets forth the following order: "As the period has arrived for transfer, to the Confederate Commander, of the State Troops recently called out by the Governor, no application for detail or exemption from that service will hereafter be acted on by this Department. From this date all applications for detail or exemption, by C.S. Officers or Agents, will be made to the Major General Commanding, through Maj. E.W. Cave, Vol. A.D.C., in charge of Bureau of State Troops, Head-Quarters, Houston." Bold signature: "J. Y. Dashiell." Document is lightly age-toned and in very fine condition.

    Reference: Winkler-Friend 957.

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