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Catalog Number 1984.116.1
Title General Orders, No. 15
Collection General Collection
Object Type Announcement
Date May 1, 1864
Description/Scope & Content Order issued from Camp Hamilton, Va., Headquarters 3d Division, 18th Coprs d'Armee, by Captain Solon A. Carter on behalf of Brig. Gen. E. W. Hinks, announcing equal pay for African-American federal troops as passed by the Congress. Order embossed in upper left corner: "International Mills Congress".
People Carter, Solon A., Cpt.
Hinks, E. W., Brig. Gen.
Topics Union/Northern Army
Camp Hamilton
Contrabands/Freedpeople
Civil War
Place Names District07--Phoebus/HU
Site--Camp Hamilton