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[Army regulations Par. 1031]

Description: Slip of paper containing an army regulation regarding affidavits. Text: "Army Regulations, Par. 1031.--Affidavits or depositions may be taken before any officer in the list as follows, when recourse cannot be had to any before named on said list, which fact shall be certified by the officer offering the evidence: 1st, a civil magistrate competent to administer oaths; 2d, a judge advocate; 3d, the recorder of a garrison or regimental court martial; 4th, the adjutant of a regiment; 5th a commissioned officer."
Date: 186u
Item Type: Text
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[Bacon and Shakespere: Proof that William Shakespere Could Not Write.]

Description: Excerpt discussing the handwriting of William Shakespeare including examples of his signature. According to a note at the end of the pamphlet: "The foregoing pages are copied by permission from a very interesting pamphlet published by W. H. Burr, of Washington, D.C., under the title 'Shakespeare Could Not Write.'" Document published by Wm. Henry Burr which discusses Shakespeare's signatures.
Date: January 22, 1886
Creator: Burr, William Henry
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Bill of sale, September 4, 1900]

Description: Bill of sale for real estate in Harvey County, in the state of Kansas, purchased by Mrs. Loriette C. Redway for the sum of $3.29. The property was purchased in the city of Walton.
Date: September 4, 1900
Creator: Cavery, John L.
Item Type: Legal Document
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[Blank Company History Form]

Description: Blank military form which would have been filled by every commander for the Chief Ordnance with return of ordnance stores for the fourth quarter.
Date: 1864
Creator: Unidentified
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Blank Envelope, 1866]

Description: Blank envelope which was used for military correspondence during the Civil War.
Date: 1866
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections