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    [George A. Custer]: Pair Of Civil War Orders. Two manuscript carbon orders discovered amongst Gen. Custer's personal papers. The first order is dated September 21, 1864, and reads in part: "Circular, the following dispatch just received from Lieut. Grant, Maj. Gen'l Sheridan, I have just received the news of your great victory and ordered each of the army corp to fire a salute of 100 guns - U.S. Grant". The other carbon order, which is partially mounted to a board, was issued just after Gen. Lee's surrender at Appomattox, which reads: "April 12, 1865, the command will march tomorrow at 6 a.m. for Nottoway C.H. and go into camp at that point for the purpose of refitting. Escorted by a suitable guard detailed from the 1st Cavalry Division - by command of Maj. Gen. Sheridan - A.F. Hayden, A.A.G., Head Quarters 1st Cavalry Division Official - A.E. Dane, A.A.G.". Two very interesting and historical directives to Gen. Custer's 1st Cavalry. They measures 4.75" x 7.5" and 5.5" x 8.5" respectively. They each have wear, but still readable From the Estate of Robert (Bobby) Palazzo, Westlake Village, Ca.

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