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Vicksburg Jan 9th 1866

Lieutenant Stewart Eldridge

Respectfully request transportation for Fortune and ninetene others destitute Freedman from Vicksburg Miss to Eggs Points Washington Co Miss

Very Respectfully
W. P. Garner
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