General G.F. Shepley order, 1863
Shepley, George F. (George Foster), 1860-1903; Freedmen - Louisiana
Order of General George F. Shepley, military governor of Louisiana, that William Furniss (possibly the prominent abolitionist Willian Henry Furness) is to visit all plantations in the state and is to be allowed free access to all colored persons on the plantations.
General G.F. Shepley
French Colonial, Spanish Colonial, and Nineteenth-Century Louisiana Documents Digital Collection, Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana.
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1863, New Orleans