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    1882 Autograph Letter Concerning the Shipment of a Horse in New Mexico Territory. Two pages, 5.25" x 8", January 31, 1882, Fort Cummings, New Mexico. In this letter to an unnamed general the writer suggests a route and plan for the general to transfer a horse in the cold New Mexico winter and bids the general to make sure the horse is blanketed "so the horse won't suffer from the cold". He also informs the general that General Pope is making an inspection tour through New Mexico "...He has visited Ft. Cummings today and tomorrow goes over Ft. [illegible] & next day visits Ft. Wingate". With a hole on the verso on the last integral page, else with only the usual fold creases. Very good.


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    June, 2008
    16th Monday
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