1817.036: General Orders of Adjutant General (March 17, 1817).
Full Title: Adjutant General's Office, Richmond, 17th March, 1817. General orders. The Commanaants [sic] of Regiments will, immediately, ascertain the number of arms and accoutrements; the quality of camp equipage and public property and public property of every description applicable to military purposes; within their respective regiments, and make return thereof to this department ... C.W. Gooch, Adjutant General.
Author: Gooch, Claiborne W. (1788-1844), adjutant general.
Place Issued: Richmond
Issuing Press: Thomas Ritchie
Description: 1 sheet [1 pg.]; 25 cm. x 20 cm. (broadside).
Only known copy, held by the Virginia Historical Society, lacks colophon; Thomas Ritchie, the public printer, was paid for printing copies of these orders, so the attribution to the partnership then conducting his press; Gooch was later Ritchie's partner in The Richmond Enquirer upon his retirement from this office.
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