VERY FINE. A RARE AND HISTORICAL COLLECTION OF CONFEDERATE STATES GOVERNOR TELEGRAMS, MANY SIGNED AND WITH NOTES BY THE RECIPIENT, GENERAL PIERRE GUSTAVE TOUTANT BEAUREGARD.
The following state governors are included in this collection: Alabama -- Gov. John G. Shorter; Georgia -- Gov. Joseph E. Brown; Louisiana -- Gov. Thomas O. Moore; Mississippi -- Gov. Charles Clark; North Carolina -- Gov. Zebulon B. Vance; South Carolina -- Former Gov. John L. Manning (officer on Beauregard's staff), Gov. Francis W. Pickens, Gov. Andrew G. Magrath; Tennessee -- Gov. Isham G. Harris; Virginia -- Gov. William "Extra Billy" Smith
Also included in the lot is another 39 Confederate telegraphs that are in faulty condition, and a carbon copy of a World War I Armistice telegraph