Signed in print by Edwin M. Stanton, Secretary of War
5 x 8, imprint.
Washington, D.C., May 3, 1865
ORDER rescinding regulations prohibiting the exportation of Arms, Ammunition, Horses, Mules, and Live Stock.
The Executive Order of November 21, 1862, prohibiting the exportation of arms and ammunition from the United States, and the Executive Order of May 13, 1863, prohibiting the exportation of horses, mules, and live stock, being no longer required by public necessities, the aforesaid orders are hereby rescinded and annulled.
BY ORDER OF THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES:
EDWIN M. STANTON
Secretary of War
Light age toning and wear. Very tiny chip out of the paper at upper right corner. There are 2 very tiny punch holes at the left edge which do not affect any of the content. Important end of war order from the president.