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J.K. Duncan acknowledges receipt of iron from Cooper and Hewitt of New York for use in the repair of the New Orleans Branch Mint, 1856. Duncan is noted as one of the few generals in the Confederate Army who was born and raised in North. He commanded Confederate forces in the defense of New Orleans. He was a graduate of West Point.
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"J.K. Duncan", "Johnson K. Duncan", "Johnson Duncan", "New Orleans Mint Branch", 1856, iron
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Duncan, Johnson K., "Receipt signed by J.K. Duncan for Iron for Mint Branch Repairs, New Orleans, 1856" (1856). Broadus R. Littlejohn, Jr. Manuscript and Ephemera Collection. 334.
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