General JOHN DIX Signed Letter Suspending NYC Civil War Draft (Beckett COA)
Union Major General JOHN A. DIX autograph letter signed (ALS), Civil War dated, ordering the suspension of the New York City Drafts, on official Army letterhead. Rare and historic piece of Civil War memorabilia - signifying the end of the NYC drafts, which caused tension, bloodshed, and riots throughout NYC during the years of the Civil War.
Head Quarters, Department of the East. New York City, 10, May 1864. General: You will please suspend the draft in this city, and in the 2nd dist. In Brooklyn, until further orders.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Autographs\Historical". The seller is "treasurequest8" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Industry: Historical
- Autograph Type: Autograph Letter Signed (ALS)
- Signed by: John A. Dix
- Signed: Yes
- Autograph Authentication: Beckett Authentication Services (BAS)
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
- Modified Item: No