Lot 475: Civil War-dated autograph endorsement signed, "Apprd, P. H. Sheridan, Maj. Genl. Comg.," in the center of a pay document, one page, 7.75 x 9.75, May 31, 1863. Sheridan approves payment of $24.20 to Ellis Washington for "services rendered as teamster, in Co. 'C' First Illinois Light Artillery." In fine condition, with expected document wear. Sheridan had recently been promoted to major general for his success at the Battle of Stones River in Murfreesboro.
RR Auction's Fine Autographs & Artifacts
Friday, 23rd October 2015
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