General Lee's Army had crossed the Potomac after the Battle of Gettysburg and retreated to the Shenandoah Valley in 1863 , with Meade's last effort to block Lee's escape failing on July 24 at Front Royal and Manassas Gap, Virginia. An original Confederate Army Receipt issued at Staunton, Virginia, July 24, 1863 just at the end of the retreat, for 3 pairs of shoes issued by Captain Fleming Landry to Major HM Bell at Staunton.
1p 8 x 11 ptd/ink. Wrinkles, age stains, edge wear, Overall Good.General Orders and other imprints. All items are unconditionally guaranteed to be authentic and in the condition as described. NOTE: Any repair to a paper item is listed. I use only museum curator approved archival repair tape.
PLEASE READ DETAILS OF THE ITEM DESCRIPTION. I TRY TO DESCRIBE ALL ITEMS ACCURATELY. The item "CIVIL WAR CONFEDERATE GETTYSBURG CAMPAIGN SHOES ISSUED TO SOLDIERS" is in sale since Sunday, August 11, 2019.This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Documents". The seller is "99counties" and is located in Winterville, North Carolina. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, Mexico, Bermuda.