Order Book

Scope and Content

The volume contains the Orders received by Fairfax from the Admirals in whose fleets and squadrons he served as Captain. There are approximately 350 separate items.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Size: 14" x 9"
Binding: Half red morocco with gold titling and tooling. Marbled and inserted endpapers. The items are mounted on narrow tongues and bound into volume form c. 1869. Several Orders have been stuck together before mounting, and some text is thus obscured.

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