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Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
This handwritten invoice, dated May 1862, is for one portable steam sawmill seized at Peleg Clarke's lumber yard in Fredericksburg by military authority for the United States but "fell into Rebel's hands." The sawmill is invoiced for twenty-five thousand dollars.
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Mississippi State University Libraries, Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Peleg Clarke, Jr. papers, Papers Dated 1853 May-1861 May, Box 1, Folder 3
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Invoice, Peleg Clarke Jr. to the United States, May 1862, Peleg Clarke, Jr. papers (FVW), The Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana