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Received from the Committee on National Affairs of the Common Council of the City of New York, the Stand of Colors for the 59th Regiment, N. Y. S. Volunteers forwarded to me per Adam's Express, by said Committee.
Dated Sandy Hook ... July 17th, 1863.
Horace P. Rugg, Colonel, ...Cmdg.
New York State Division of Military and Naval Affairs: Military History