Confederate States of America. Army
Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:
This folder contains copied materials relating to the American Civil War, specifially the Confederate States of America and information about its army.
This letter by J. C. Parks is addressed to Robert E. Lee. Parks asks Lee if he and "Mr. Frazier" may be the publishers of Lee's proposed American Civil War. As part of theri proposal, they would liberally compensate Lee and offer half of the profits to widows and orphans of fallen Confederate soldiers. They list Casper Bell, John Bullock Clark, and John Heagan as references.
This letter was written from John McCreary to his mother on January 26, 1865 while he was serving in the Confederate States of America Army. It was written from Camp Ferguson's Brigade, Sandersville, Washington County, Georgia.
John Reynolds Winston inquires if Lee is writing a history of the American Civil War urging him to do so, if not.
This letter by Simon Bolivar Buckner is addressed to Robert E. Lee. Buckner introduces a student of Washington College he knows, J. Esten Cooke, Jr. Buckner also tells Lee that he is currently in New Orleans working as an editor for a paper.
A carte de visite sized engraving of General John B. Floyd in uniform by engraver 'Chas. Magnus, 12 Frankfort St, NY.' The image of Floyd is bordered by a decorative red oval. It resembles a trading card. Floyd was 31st governor of Virginia and a Confederate general in the American Civil War.
- Archival Object 6
- Collection 5
- American Civil War (United States : 1861-1865) 6
- Correspondence 2
- Appomattox Campaign (1865) 1
- Carte de visite photographs 1
- Cheat Mountain, Battle of (West Virginia : 1861) 1
- Diaries 1
- Engraving 1
- Envelopes (Stationery) 1
- Georgia 1
- Georgia -- Augusta 1
- Georgia -- Saint Marys 1
- Georgia -- Sandersville 1
- Georgia -- Savannah 1
- Immigrants 1
- Legal briefs 1
- Merchants 1
- Military supplies 1
- Missouri--Rocheport 1
- Publishing 1
- Recruiting and enlistment 1
- Slavery 1
- Slavery -- Justification 1
- Slaves -- Emancipation 1
- United States -- Confederate States of America 1 + ∧ less