Item #2481 COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS. HEAD QUARTERS, BOSTON, MARCH 11, 1822. GENERAL ORDERS [BROADSIDE]

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS. HEAD QUARTERS, BOSTON, MARCH 11, 1822. GENERAL ORDERS [BROADSIDE]

[Boston]: [1822]. 14 x 7.75”, minor creasing, small area of dampstain along one margin. Very Good+. A broadside relating to court martials in the Massachusetts militia, signed in type by general William H. Sumner. A list of individuals court martialed, describing their crimes as well as the punishment given. “The same Court also tried Major FREEMAN FOSTER, Brigade Quarter Master … on the complaint of Brigadier General WILLIAM H. SUMNER … for neglecting to inspect the Military Stores … For neglecting, in the month of September last, to make out a return … it found the said Major FREEMAN FOSTER guilty, and sentenced him to be removed from office, and to be disqualified for, and incapable of holding any military office under the Commonwealth for the term of one year …”. Item #2481

Price: $75.00

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