Lot #389
William E. 'Grumble' Jones

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Estimate: $200+

Description

Confederate cavalry general (1824-1864) killed while leading a charge against a superior attacking force at the Battle of Piedmont. Manuscript DS, signed “W. E. Jones,” two pages affixed to an overall size of 31 x 6.25, spring of 1852. Quarterly return of quartermasters property from April 12 to May 31, 1852, with itemized list divided between total issued and received, with samples of articles and goods as follows: horses, saddles, stirrups, valise straps, carbine sockets, holsters, breast plates, bits, bridle reins, horse blankets, nose bags, horse brushes, halter straps, etc. Signed at the conclusion by Jones as 2nd Lieutenant, Commanding Company, Regiment of Mounted Rifles. In fine condition.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autographs and Artifacts
  • Dates: #583 - Ended May 13, 2020





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