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    Confederate General Johnson Kelly Duncan Autograph Letter Signed. "J.K. Duncan". One page, 8" x 10", Forts Jackson and St. Phillips [New Orleans], Louisiana, March 30, 1862, to Major General Mansfield Lovell. The letter reads: "General, Herewith enclosed, I have the honor to enclose a special requisition for ordnance and ordnance stores, which I consider absolutely necessary for the successful defence [sic] of this place against any attack. Please do not fail to increase my batteries according thereto, with larger and heavier guns, as far as possibly lies in your power.: Duncan died in December of this same year from fever at Knoxville, Tennessee. Sanders lists only a clipped signature for Duncan. This is a scarce ALS.

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    December, 2006
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