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    Indian Wars, Three Military Orders Signed, 1871-1895. Three partially printed documents dealing with military transfers: (1) ordering transportation for three Piute Indians, Sarah Winnemucca, Captain Natchez, and Jerry from San Francisco to Winnemucca, Nevada; and, transferring an artillery private, one page, 6.75" x 9.5", November 25, 1871, San Francisco, Headquarters Military Division of the Pacific, signed by William Macky Wherry (awarded the Medal of Honor for gallantry for the Battle of Williams Creek, 1861); (2) transferring a private in the 1st Cavalry and transportation for an escort of five men from Angel Island, California to Arizona, one page, 6.75" x 9.5", May 13, 1871, San Francisco, Headquarters Military Division of the Pacific, signed by William Wherry; and, (3) orders transferring various officers and men, two pages, front and verso, 4.75" x 7.5", March 4, 1895, Omaha, Nebraska, Headquarters Department of the Platte, signed.

    Condition: The first two with small filing holes to the left, otherwise, all are very fine.


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    January, 2009
    23rd-25th Friday-Sunday
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