Letterbook Copy of the Merged Orders
written by Mason



The letterbook copy of the merged orders, written by Mason. The pages of the book are 8 X 14. Orders were written in the book in sequential order, covering a six month period or so. When Chilton left Lee's headquarters before the Gettysburg Campaign he took the book with him back to Richmond.
Mason Orders A

Mason Orders B



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Joseph Ryan

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Joe Ryan is a Los Angeles trial lawyer who has traveled the route of the Army of Northern Virginia, from Richmond to Gettysburg several times.