Georgia: 1864. unbound. War-date partially printed document signed -- a "REPORT of Persons and Articles employed and hired at in (sic) the field Ga. during the month of August, 1864, by Capt. H.H. Wilson, A.A., Quartermaster U.S. Army," signed by Geary as commanding officer. 1 page, oblong folio (docketed on verso), 13 x 16.5 inches. Georgia, September 10, 1864. Excellent condition.
Geary was an American general and politician; first mayor of San Francisco (1850); governor of Kansas (1856-57) and Pennsylvania (1866-73); wounded 3 times in Mexican and Civil wars; hero of Gettysburg and Sherman's March.