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Wednesday, June 29, 2011
Receipt for Redeemed Warrant
This is part of the certification that Joseph L. Jernegan signed when he redeemed the military warrant he purchased from Rufus D. Stephens in 1853. As mentioned in issue 41 of Casefile Clues, Jernegan and Stephens had no other relationship to each other besides the fact that Jernegan purchased Stephens's warrant.
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