AuthorUnited States. Adjutant-General's Office.
Uniform TitleEmancipation Proclamation.
TitleGeneral orders. No. 1-[201] / War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, January 2, 1863-[June 30, 1863].
Published[Washington] : [The Office], [1863]
Description201 nos. ; 19 cm
General NoteChiefly signed by L. Thomas, Adjutant General, or E.D. Townsend, Assistant Adjustant General.
General Order No. 1 constitutes "possibly the first, and certainly the first separate, printing" of Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation. -- Cf. One hundred influential American books printed before 1900 (Grollier Club,1947), p. 103.
United States. Army.
United States. Army -- Regulations.
Other AuthorsThomas, Lorenzo, 1804-1875.
Townsend, E. D. (Edward Davis), 1817-1893.
OrganizationsUnited States. War Department.
United States. Adjutant-General's Office. Circular on mustering service.
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 WRHS Research Library: E 470 U58 1863
CA-1501266 c.1: LC class, closed stacks [status: NON-CIRCULATING]
[Record 25382]