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    Robert E. Lee Assumes Command of all the Armies An imprint of the Adjutant and Inspector General's Office, General Orders No. 3, February 6, 1865. This copy is taken right from the Confederate Rebel Archives, bearing their stamp. The order provides "for the appointment of a General in Chief of the Confederate States," naming Robert E. Lee as the bearer of that position. With two period burns not affecting the text, and a blank integral leaf. An excellent item.

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    June, 2005
    22nd-23rd Wednesday-Thursday
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