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Alexandria and Fairfax Counties [Virginia] Civil War Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2013-029
Abstract

The Alexandria and Fairfax Counties [Virginia] Civil War Correspondence collection consists of 19 letters by 17 soldiers, dated between 1861 and 1862. Letters were written by soldiers stationed in and around Alexandria and Fairfax counties and Washington, DC in the first 12-16 months of the Civil War.

Dates: 1861 - 1862

A. M. Allen Letter

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2018-008
Abstract

Letter from Major A.M. Allen to Major J.B. French, written from Columbus, Georgia December 16th, 1863. Letter written by Allen complains that his shipments of corn to Richmond are being slowed by want of transportation.

Dates: 1863

James B. Allen Letter

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2018-012
Abstract

Letter written by James B. Allen to Mother, Nancy Allen in Hanover County, Virginia. Allen's letter, dated August 30, 1863 was written from Orange Court House, Virginia (modern day Orange, Virginia). Allen, a private in Company, I, 15th Virginia Infantry, relates how revivals have been increasing in his regiment and the camp.

Dates: 1863

Allison Family Correspondence,

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2011-060
Abstract

This collection contains four letters from members of the Allison family (John P and James Polk), as well as a surgeon's certificate for William H Allison.

Dates: 1862 - 1864

Andrew Given Family Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2019-035
Abstract

The Andrew Given Family Correspondence contains 41 letters by Private Andrew Given written to his wife, Eliza F. Given. The letters cover Given’s military service in Virginia from June 1861 until just before his desertion from the army in September 1862. In addition, there are family letters from 1864-1884.

Dates: 1859 - 1886

N. S. Andrews Letter,

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1989-041
Abstract

The collection contains single letter from N. S. Andrews to his father, while Andrews was station in Washington, DC, during the Civil War.

Dates: 1864

L. C. Angle, Jr., Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2001-043
Abstract This collection consists largely of materials related to the history of the Civil War in Virginia, particularly - but not limited to - copies and transcripts of Civil War letters, personal papers, and manuscripts. The collection also contains Civil War and post Civil War-related printed materials and memorabilia. Includes "Reminiscence of the Years 1861-1865" by Frank S. Robertson, "Battle of Brandy Station or Fleetwood" author unknown, "Robert Edwin Miles of the...
Dates: c.1860-2001

Approaches to Grand Gulf - 1864 (Reproduction)

 Collection — Object: 1
Identifier: Map-0659
Abstract

Reproduction of hand-drawn U. S. Coast Survey map of Grand Gulf, MS, showing river approaches to the town. Created by U. S. Department of Commerce, dated 1864.

Dates: 1864

Approaches to Grand Gulf - Topographical Map 1864 (Reproduction)

 Collection — Object: 1
Identifier: Map-0662
Abstract

Reproduction of topographical map of Vicksburg, MS area, with indications of river approaches. Dated 1864.

Dates: 1864

Approaches to Vicksburg - 1863 (Reproduction)

 Collection — Object: 1
Identifier: Map-0660
Abstract

Reproduction of hand-drawn U. S. Coast Survey map of Vicksburg, MS, showing river approaches to the town. Created by U. S. Department of Commerce, dated 1863.

Dates: 1863

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United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 712
Civil War 709
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Local/Regional History and Appalachian South 150
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Diaries 60
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Women -- History 48
Correspondence 33
Montgomery County (Va.) 33
Folk, historical, and patent medicine 19
Diaries 17
Virginia -- History 17
Confederate States of America 16
Medicine 16
Petersburg (Va.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 15
Blacksburg (Va.) 13
Medicine, Military -- History 11
History of Food and Drink 10
Petersburg (Va.) -- History -- Siege, 1864-1865 8
University History 8
Railroad 7
Wythe County (Va.) 7
Faculty 6
Maps (documents) 6
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Homefront 6
Gettysburg, Battle of, Gettysburg, Pa., 1863 5
Richmond (Va.) 5
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Regimental Histories 5
Virginia -- Maps 5
African Americans -- History 4
Autobiographies 4
Botetourt County (Va.) 4
Diseases 4
Antietam, Battle of, Md., 1862 3
Chickamauga, Battle of, Ga., 1863 3
Gettysburg Campaign, 1863 3
Pulaski County (Va.) 3
Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) 3
Rockbridge County (Va.) 3
Virginia, Southwest 3
Abingdon (Va.) 2
Atlanta Campaign, 1864 2
Augusta County (Va.) 2
Cedar Creek, Battle of, Va., 1864 2
Chancellorsville, Battle of, Chancellorsville, Va., 1863 2
Christiansburg (Va.) 2
Clarke County (Va.) 2
Cloyds Mountain, Battle of, Va., 1864 2
Confederate States of America -- Social Life and Customs 2
Five Forks, Battle of, Va., 1865 2
Genealogy 2
Giles County (Va.) 2
Lynchburg (Va.) 2
Montgomery White Sulphur Springs (Va.) 2
New York (N.Y.) -- History -- 1775-1865 2
New York (State) -- History -- 1775-1865 2
Photographs 2
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Washington County (Va.) 2
West Virginia 2
Wilderness, Battle of the, Va., 1864 2
Winchester, 3rd Battle of, Winchester, Va., 1864 2
World War, 1914-1918 2
Account books 1
Advertisements 1
Baltimore (Md.) -- 1860-1910 1
Bath County (Va.) 1
Battle of Cross Lanes, Virginia, August, 1861 1
Beaufort (S.C.) 1
Buena Vista (Va.) 1
Businesspeople 1
Campbell County (Va.) 1
Campbell County (Va.) -- Maps 1
Carroll County (Va.) 1
Chattanooga, Battle of, Chattanooga, Tenn., 1863 1
Cocktail History Collection 1
Cocktails -- History 1
Cold Harbor, Battle of, Va., 1864 1
Columbus (Ga.) 1
Confederate States of America -- Army -- Recruiting, enlistment, etc. 1
Corinth, Battle of, Corinth, Miss., 1862 1
Culpeper County (Va.) 1
Danville (Va.) 1
Ephemera 1
First Manassas, Battle of, 1861 1
Fishers Hill, Battle of, Va., 1864 1
Floyd County (Va.) 1
Food Technology and Production 1
Fort Fisher (N.C. : Fort) -- Capture, 1865 1
Fort Sanders, Battle of, Knoxville, Tenn., 1863 1
Franklin, Battle of, Franklin, Tenn., 1864 1
Harpers Ferry (W. Va.) -- History -- Siege, 1862 1
Huntsville (Ala.) 1
Jefferson County (W. Va.) 1
Kennesaw Mountain, Battle of, Ga., 1864 1
Kernstown, Virginia, Battle of., 1862 1
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Names
Heilig, Vicki 27
Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward), 1807-1870 17
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 15
Jackson, Stonewall, 1824-1863 11
Harvey, G 6
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Kunstler, Morton, b.1931 5
Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College (1872-1896) 5
Confederate States of America. War Department 4
Kurtz, Louis, 1835-1921 4
Troiani, Don 4
Virginia Polytechnic Institute (1944-1970) 4
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (1970-) 4
Baughman, Greer H. (Greer Harry), 1840-1907 3
Breckinridge, John C. (John Cabell), 1821-1875 3
Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889 3
Elder, John Adams, 1833-1895 3
Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885 3
Prechtel, Don 3
Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute (1896-1944) 3
Walter, Adam B., 1820-1875 3
Baughman, Emilius A. (Emilius Allen), 1844-1915 2
Baughman, Mary Amelia (Minnie), 1847-1917 2
Black, Harvey, 1827-1888 2
Butler, Benjamin F. (Benjamin Franklin), 1818-1893 2
Confederate States of America. Army. Virginia Infantry Regiment, 21st 2
Confederate States of America. Army. Virginia Infantry Regiment, 57th 2
Davis, Varina Anne, 1864-1898 2
Early, Jubal Anderson, 1816-1894 2
Forrest, Nathan Bedford, 1821-1877 2
Gnatek, Michael, Jr. 2
Graves, Jeremiah White (Pittsylvania County, Va.) 2
Hawkins, Charles N., c.1845-? (22nd Regiment, Virginia Infantry (1st Kanawha Regiment)) 2
Hill, A. P. (A. Powell) 2
Johnson, Hannibal Augustus, 1841-1913 2
Libby Prison 2
Lucas, Virginia (Virginia Bedinger), 1838-1865 2
Minor, Charles L. C., 1835-1903 2
Richmond (Va.). Department of Public Works 2
Richmond Civil War Centennial Committee 2
Robertson, James I., Jr. 2
Rocco, Keith 2
Rock, George W. (22nd Regiment, Virginia Infantry (1st Kanawha Regiment)) 2
Stevens, W. H., Colonel (Chief Engineer, D.N.V.) 2
Stivers, Don 2
Stuart, Jeb, 1833-1864 2
Turner family (Franklin County, Virginia) 2
Wickham, Williams Carter, 1820-1888 2
A. W. Luster 1
Adams, Richard Henry (5th Regiment, Alabama Infantry) 1
Adams, Richard Henry, Jr. 1
Akers, Peter B. 1
Alexander, Henrie H., d.1916 1
Allen, A. M., Major 1
Alley, Anderson 1
Allison, James Polk, b.1843(?)-1863 1
Allison, John P. 1
Allison, William Henry, d.1863 1
Amiss, Edwin 1
Anchy (enslaved person) 1
Anderson, D. H. 1
Andrews, N. S. 1
Angle, L. C., Jr. 1
Apperson family 1
Apperson, Alex 1
Apperson, Elizabeth Black 1
Apperson, Harvey Black, 1890-1948 1
Apperson, John Samuel, 1837-1904 1
Apperson, Mary 1
Arbuckle, David 1
Armistead, Mary Frances 1
Armstrong, Edward H. (Edward Hall), 1841-1864 1
Ash, William (3rd Regiment, Vermont Infantry) 1
Atkinson, Archibald, Jr., 1832-1903 1
Babcock, H. O. 1
Babcock, Willis A., b. abt. 1840-? 1
Badger, Constantine C. 1
Bailey, Pattie Dobson Talley, b.1888 1
Baker family 1
Baker, Joseph J., abt.1841-1931 (54th Regiment, Virginia Infantry) 1
Baldwin family 1
Baldwin, Asa, 1834-1902 1
Baldwin, R. F. 1
Ballantine, William Duncan 1
Barnard, James W., 1844-1923 (Patrick County, Va.) 1
Barnard, Jehu, 1840-1933 (Patrick County, Va.) 1
Barnes family 1
Barnes, James H. 1
Barnes, Thomas Rufus, b. abt. 1842-1864 1
Barnes, Uz, abt. 1807-1879 1
Barnett, Joseph Hampton 1
Barnett, William W., 1840-1876 (8th Regiment, Pennsylvania Reserve Infantry (37th Volunteers)) 1
Barron, William H. 1
Bartain(?), John 1
Bartlett, Ansil T. (58th Regiment, Massachusetts Infantry) 1
Bartlett, Henry T. 1
Basham family (Franklin County, Va.) 1
Baskin, J. T. 1
Bauer, Georg 1
Baugh, L. 1
Baughman, Charles C. (Charles Christian), 1842-1908 1
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