|Author||United States. Adjutant-General's Office. |
|Title||General orders. No. 252 / War Department, Adjutant General's Office. |
|Published||[Washington : Adjutant General's Office, 1863] |
|Description||1 sheet ; 19 x 13 cm. (in frame 17 x 22 cm.) |
|General Note||Caption title. |
"Washington, July 31, 1863."
Presents a presidential order concerning a policy for treatment of Confederate soldiers based on the enemy's treatment of Union soldiers.
General order signed: E.D. Townsend, Assistant Adjutant General.
|Subjects||United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Participation, African American. |
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Prisoners and prisons.
United States. Army -- African American troops.
|Other Authors||Townsend, E. D. (Edward Davis), 1817-1893. |
|Organizations||United States. President (1861-1865 : Lincoln) |
United States. War Dept.
|Call Number/Copies|| |
| ||WRHS Research Library: UB 502 A1 1863 no. 252 Vault|
mq237036: Rare book room, LC class, restricted access [status: NON-CIRCULATING]