Cheneyville La., Mar. 17 (1863).
Circular datestamp struck in red
with manuscript "Due 10"
on adversity use of a folded circular to James H. Starr in Nacogdoches Tex. from his son at Bayou Bluff La.,
letter endorsed by the junior Starr as a member of the 4th Texas Regiment, dated Mar. 16, 1863, fascinating war contents including mention of Trans-Mississippi Department head Gen. E. K. Smith taking 10,000 Arkansas soldiers to Louisiana, camp life and activities, receipt docketing on back where signed by Starr, Very Fine war content from the Starr correspondence, the senior Starr was appointed the Agent for the Trans-Mississippi Department in Feb. 1864 and has been the subject of extensive new archival research by Vince King
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