"Official Business Hd. Qrs. Army of N M".
Manuscript endorsement on large buff cover to "Commanding Officer 4th Regt. T.M.V. (Texas Mounted Volunteers), Camp on Rio Grande Arizona,"
Very Fine cover sent during the Confederate occupation of New Mexico from the newly-formed territory of Arizona, during the period in which the Confederate Territory of Arizona was formed, Brigadier General Henry Sibley raised three regiments, designated the Army of New Mexico, comprising the 4th, 5th and 7th Texas regiments, the 4th, to which this cover is addressed, was known unofficially as the 1st Regiment of Sibley's Brigade, mail specifically addressed to Confederate-named Arizona is very rare, ex Camina and Walske
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