New Orleans, La., Decbr 22d. 1865

 

 

Dear Sir,

 

Your favor of ther 13th inst. has been received - The gallant lamented General Stonewall (T. J.) Jackson was accidentally & mortally wounded on the night of the Battle of Chancellorsville- Va (May 3d. 1863) by his own troops - he died shortly afterwards-

 

Your Obt. Sevt.

 

G. T. Beauregard

 

 

Mr. I. Frank Harve

284 Pearl Str.

New York

N. Y.