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Accession number 1996.025
Catalog Number 1996.025
Collection Pearce Civil War Collection
Object Name Letter
Title Smith (Gustavus W.) Papers, 1862
Creator Smith (Gustavus W.)
Date August 15, 1862
Dates of Creation August 15, 1862
Scope & Content Orders dated August 15, 1862 and signed by Confederate General Gustavus Smith. Smith writes to General Daniel Harvey (D. H.) Hill giving his orders for the defense of Richmond shortly before Second Bull Run (Second Manassas).
Finding Aids Available in the archives or online at
People Smith, Gustavus, Maj. Gen. (author)
Hill, Daniel Harvey, Maj. Gen. (recipient)
Hill, D. H.
Lee, Robert E.
Anderson, R. H.
Col. Gilmer
Subjects Battle of Second Bull Run, Second Manassas
Richmond, VA
Petersburg, VA
McLaw's Division
James River
Appomattox River
Credit line Pearce Civil War Collection
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