Proclamation to the people of Accomac and Northampton Counties, Va.


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  • Description
    A proclamation by John A. Dix to the people of Accomack and Northampton Counties, Virginia warning the local residents that Union forces will be entering their land. Dix reassures local residents that federal troops will not interfere in their affairs unless provoked.
  • Copyright & Usage
    This item is in the public domain. Duke University Libraries kindly requests that any use of the item is properly cited.
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