Nov 08, 2018 - Sale 2492

Sale 2492 - Lot 19

Estimate: $ 400 - $ 600
(CIVIL WAR.) CHRISTOPHER GUSTAVUS MEMMINGER. Letter Signed, "CGMemminger," as Secretary of the Treasury, to Collector Alonzo B. Noyes, declining to approve his suggestion of transferring extra blankets and clothing from the hospital in St. Marks, FL, for fear of contamination. 1/2 page, 4to, "Confederate States of America / Treasury Department" stationery, ruled paper; moderate staining along left edge, remnants of prior mounting along right edge verso, horizontal folds. Richmond, 20 September 1861

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From the Collection of William Wheeler III.