Publication: Government Printing Office, 1876, Washington
First Edition. Half-Leather and Cloth. [iii]-xix, 577pp. House of Representatives. 44th Congress, 1st Session. Report No. 799. The Management Of The War Department. Most significant of the many issues addressed in this report is "Testimony and Statements Relating to the Sale of Post Traderships"., which occupies pages -276. Contains much detailed testimony regarding the impeachment of Secretary of War, William W. Belknap for accepting money for the assignment of the Post Tradership at Fort Sill, as well as examination of the assignment of Post Traderships at other forts and military posts. Light sunning to spine. Text block clean, but pages are somewhat brittle with chipping to the edges of several pages, not affecting text. Very good- near Fine.
Inventory Number: 49900