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0703: Rosanna Blake Collection
Marshall University Archives and Special Collections
Confederate States warrant for cotton, to sell cotton to British Government, Feb. 1863 This cotton warrant was signed by James M. Mason, and was for 3,750,000 pounds of cotton. Mason was commissioner for the Confederacy to the United Kingdom during the Civil War.
Subject Terms: Civil War, 1861-1865 Confederate States of America Confederate cotton warrant Bonds (Negotiable instruments) Cotton industry
People: Mason, James Murray (1798-1871) Huse, Caleb
"Confederate States warrant for cotton, to sell cotton to British Government, Feb. 1863" (1863). 0703: Rosanna Blake Collection, 1818-2000. 305.