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Freedmen's Bureau Records 09360822


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Freedmen's Bureau Records 09360822


National Archives and Records Administration, M1913, Roll 103, Frame 822
Louisa C.H., Va.
February 12th, 1866
Jas. Ashworth
Capt. & Asst. Supt.
Asks instructions for finding our orphan children
Ried. O. S. 4th. 13th 2, 1866

Officer Supt. 4th Dist.
Gordonsville Feb 13, 1866

Respectfully achieved. I now have the authority to find orphan children using the State form for white children & making stipulations in orphans to Education, and amount to the received by the person bound at the signature of the indenture. Such as seems to yourself advisable charges 50 ct for stamping the papers.
Papers forwarded to this officer will hereafter be inifed on the 1st fold.
T. Frank Hamden
Asst. Supt.


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Louisa County Historical Society