Mortally wounded at the Battle of Yellow Tavern. STUART desirable pre-war handwritten letter.
22nd 1859, Stuart writes just two months after putting down John Brown's attempted slave insurrection at Harper's Ferry, VA. Considered one of the greatest cavalry commanders in American history. Mortally wounded at the age of 31 making any autographed material from him incredibly scarce. CERTIFIED AUTHENTIC AND SLABBED BY BECKETT Authentication Services EXPERT EXAMINATION.GUARANTEED GENUINE - simply one of the finest J. STUART documents available on the market.
I have the honor to request that Sergt Joseph Rendlebrook Qr Mr Sergt of comp'y G. Com'd'g Co "G".Head Qrs Dept of the West. ALS is in very good to fine condition. Written on 7.75" x 9.75" lined paper, this browned ink has faded but is still legible. There are minor fold creases and one small tear touching the "F" in "Fort Riley". This item is in the category "Collectibles\Autographs\Historical". The seller is "signaturist-ink" and is located in this country: US.
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