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Accession number 1996.001
Catalog Number 1996.001
Collection ePearce Civil War Collection
Object Name Letter
Title Rodes (Robert Emmett) Papers, 1862
Creator Rodes (Robert Emmett)
Date June 1862
Dates of Creation June 1862
Scope & Content Confederate General Robert E. Rodes, who commanded a brigade in the Peninsular Campaign of May - June 1862, sends a report of Union movements to his commander Jubal A. Early. Rodes saw evidence that the Union battery was still occupied. Furthermore, the sharpshooters are annoying. Rodes welcomed the regiment's arrival to the site he designated.
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People Rodes, Robert E., B. Gen.
Early Jubal A., General
Col. Hey
Search Terms Cannon
Subjects Sharpsburg, Maryland
Battle of Antietam
Credit line Pearce Civil War Collection
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Physical characteristics English