Viewing page 2 of 315

This transcription has been completed. Contact us with corrections.

Headquarters, District of Texas
Bureau Refugees, Freedmen & Aband. Lands.
Austin, Texas Dec. 2. 1867.

Respectfully forwarded to Maj. Gen. O.O. Howard Commissioner &c. inviting attention to endorsements of D.J. Baldwin, U.S.A. Dist. Atty., hereon.

J.J. Reynolds
Bvt. Maj. Gen. U.S.A.
Asst. Commissioner
For Texas.

EB Vol 2 71-72

War Department
Bureau of Refugees Freedmen &c.
Washington, Oct 15th 1867.

Respectfully returned to Bvt Maj Gen J.J. Reynolds. Asst Comr of Texas, who will make a full investigation of the matter and meantime take possession of the property so far as prevent a sale of the same.

By order of
Maj. Genl O.O. Howard
E. Whittlesey
A.A.A. General.

EB 40 Vol 4

Please note that the language and terminology used in this collection reflects the context and culture of the time of its creation, and may include culturally sensitive information. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology. The information within this collection does not reflect the views of the Smithsonian Institution, but is available in its original form to facilitate research. For questions or comments regarding sensitive content, access, and use related to this collection, please contact