WESTERN MILITARY - FORT STANTON, NEW MEXICO - SUTLERS LETTERHEAD
Imprinted letterhead for John C. DeLany, Post Trader, Fort Stanton, Feb 1883. 11" x 8 1/2". Pen manuscript letter to Browne & Manzanares, Las Vegas. Letter regarding shipping of goods and hiring freigters, signed in by J. C. DeLany. Browne & Manzanares was a large commission and forwarding firm out of Las Vegas. Scarce fort sutler ephemera. A few insect holes on side of paper, not affecting text, some use and wear, overall VG condition. wm005 245.