United States Confederate Passport Of Georgia 1863

United States Confederate Passport Of Georgia 1863

United States Confederate Passport Of Georgia 1863 issued to Hansford D. Norrell who was a high level Confederate courier from Augusta, Georgia. The passport measures 16-1/2″ x 10″ and is signed by Judah P. Benjamin, Secretary of State, September 29,…

Passports for Senators and Representatives in Congress

Passports for Senators and Representatives in Congress

The Daily Dispatch: May 6, 1864 Mr. Brown, of Mississippi, introduced a bill to provide passports for Senators and Representatives in Congress when travelling in the Confederate States, which was passed after long discussion. It provides that the Secretary of State shall furnish, without application, each Senator and Representative…