1861 Original General George Mcclellan Civil War General Orders Document For Sale
In this 5" x 7.5" WAR-DATE document from the HEAD-QUARTERS OF THE ARMY, Washington DC, General Orders No 19, Major General GEORGE B McCLELLAN writes and signs in print: "In accordance with General Order No 94 from the War Department, I hereby assume command of the Armies of the United States. In the midst of the difficulties which encompass and divide the nation, hesitation and self-distrust may well accompany the assumption of so vast a responsibility, but confiding as I do in the loyalty, discipline and courage of our troops, and believing, as I do, that Providence will favor ours as the just cause, I cannot doubt that success will crown our efforts and sacrifices..." Document is dated November 1, 1861.
Absolutely no rips, tears, holes, or repairs. This item is not professionally framed. In Near Mint condition. Would look incredible on any wall. Guaranteed to be an original Civil War document, not a copy or reproduction.
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