Lot 151: [Civil War], autographed letter
December 2, 2016
New Orleans, LA, USALive Auction
Description: [Civil War], incl. autographed document, secretary signed for Gen. Kirby Smith, authority granted to Capt. David Collie to recruit in DeSoto Parish, December 21, 1863, 10 1/2 in. x 8 in.; partial printed document, C.S.A., Crescent Regiment Quartermaster's report, February 28, 1865, 5 1/4 in. x 5 in.; partial printed document, C.S.A., expenses voucher to Capt. David Collie, April 1865, 10 1/2 in. x 8 in., envelope addressed to Capt. David Collie. (4 pcs.) Provenance: Gaspar Cusachs, entrepreneur, historian and collector, (1855-1929); The Gaspar Cusachs Collection, loaned to the Louisiana State Museum, New Orleans, LA (c. 1909-2016).