1st Texas Cavarly POW, New Orleans Custom House Prison
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Autograph Letter Signed (ALS),1 page, 8vo., Medical Director's Office, Headquarters, Department of the Gulf, New Orleans, 11/16/63 to Surgeon James F. Ferguson (165th New York Infantry) from Medical Director John Homans Jr. pertaining to welfare of a Texas POW (W.S. Wadlington, Co. A, 1st Texas cavalry) by letting him exercise in the open air to benefit his health. Highly unusual request pertaining to a prisoner.

Sealed vertical tear at top, mounting residue verso, oterwise fine. Most unusual and a rare prison.

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1st Texas Cavarly POW, New Orleans Custom House Prison

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