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[[preprinted]] War Department, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, Washington, ^[[July 28th]], 1865. Special Orders, } No. ^[] } [[/preprinted]] II. As far as any jurisdiction of this Bureau extends over it, the property of Mrs. [[underlined]] S. A. Carraway [[/underlined]], a resident of Washington N. C., consisting of a dwelling house and lot, situated on East Front Street Newbern N. C. near the Neuse River is restored to her with all the rights and privileges of ownership By order of Maj. Genl. O. O. Howard [[signature]] Saml L Taggart [[/signature]] Asst. Adjt. Genl. Col. Whittlesey Asst Comr N. C.
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