Civil War, General Orders, War Department, Lincoln 1862, 1863,1864 Extremely Rare books. These 3 books belonged to J. Only for 1863 and for the year 1864. The General Orders contained all necessary instructions form the War Department for use in the field by the officers.
This is just one of hundreds of General Orders contained in the 3 books. Dealers are charging thousands of dollars for a single book.
Excellent reference source and handwriting in many of the books etc. I believe these books came from the Oliver Barrett sale of Linconia in the 1940s or 1950s. Phenomenal opportunity for the Civil War collector. The item "Civil War, General Orders, War Department, Lincoln 1862, 1863,1864 Rare books" is in sale since Sunday, June 9, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Documents".The seller is "ferranti1957" and is located in New York, New York. This item can be shipped to United States, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Panama, Jamaica, Uruguay, China, Chile, Bangladesh, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Nicaragua, Pakistan, Paraguay.