Signed "R. Toombs Brig Genl., 1 Brig. Div. A.P."
on cover addressed in his hand to Vice President Stephens in Richmond with partial "Tudor Hall Va. Mar. 6, 1862" circular datestamp and "Due 5" in arc, large pencil "1" indicating Richmond carrier service, 1862 docketing on back by Stephens, small ink erosion spot at top left and edge tear at top left, backflap missing as usually found, Fine and scarce, Toombs was nearly elected President over Jefferson Davis, served as the first Secretary of State and eventually became a brigadier general, ex Corwin
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