An original Election Poll Book for soldiers to vote in the field, for a Chester County men at the Camp of Detachment, Chattanooga, Tennessee attesting soldier John G Beatty may vote and has cast one vote for a member of the US House of Representatives and signed by 5 soldiers serving as election judges incl 73rd Pa, 79th Pa and 109th Pennsylvania Infantrymen. The 17 x 12 thick paper covered 12 pp Poll Book is sgd by the soldier/election judges at Chattanooga, Oct 11, 1864. Cover & edge wear, age stains, Overall VG.
An identical Poll Book was given for every Pennsylvania unit in the Field; an example is on exhibit at the Chancellorsville, Virginia Battlefield Museum. General Orders and other imprints.
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