Lot 456: Confederate captain whose brigade mistook Stonewall Jackson and his staff for Union troops and fired at them, fatally wounding Jackson. Manuscript DS, signed "James G. Harris," one page, 7.25 x 6, February 10, 1862. A document headed, "Provision Return for Capt. Harris…7th Reg't N. C. Troops for Seven days commencing February 4th and ending February 10th 1862." The form lists rations for several different types of food, including bacon, pork, flour, sugar, and vinegar. Expected document wear and scattered soiling, otherwise fine condition.
RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 456
Wednesday, 15th July 2015
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