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Auditor's receipt from A.J. Gillespie, Auditor of Public Accounts, Jackson, Mississippi, for a warrant of $750.00 as an advance on 30 bales of cotton to be produced and sold upon demand of the Governor to T.H. and M. Allen Company, New Orleans. Signed by H. (Howell) Hobbs. Required under ""An Act authorizing the Issuance of Treasury Notes, as advances upon Cotton, Approved December 19, 1861"". 1862.
Civil war; United States; Jackson (Miss.); Legislation; Cotton; Hobbs, Howell, 1810-1877
document: 1 p.; 23 X 19 cm.
Mississippi State University Libraries, Special Collections Department, Manuscripts Division, Hobbs Family Papers, Folder 5
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