Buell, Don Carlos, 1818-1898

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Don Carlos Buell was a Mexican War hero, and Civil War general who was the commander of the Union forces at the Battle of Perryville, KY.

From the description of Letter, 31 March 1888. (Filson Historical Society, The). WorldCat record id: 46763826

Union soldier, graduated West Point, 1841; served in Mexican War with distinction. Appointed brigadier general in 1861 and helped organize the Army of the Potomac; commanded the Army of the Ohio; resigned his commission 1864 after an investigation of his command at the Battle of Perryville (Ky.).

From the description of Papers, 1813-1961 1843-1898. (Filson Historical Society, The). WorldCat record id: 49236026

United States Army General, Adjutant General of the Department of Texas (1853-1856) and Commander of the Department of the Ohio (1861-1862).

From the description of Papers, 1841-1862. (University of Notre Dame). WorldCat record id: 23957572

Union soldier, graduated West Point, 1841; served in Mexican War with distinction. Appointed brigadier general in 1861 and helped organize the Army of the Potomac; commanded the Army of the Ohio; discharged in 1864 after investigation of his command at the Battle of Perryville (Ky.).

From the description of Letter, 9 April 1888. (Filson Historical Society, The). WorldCat record id: 46763817

Don Carlos Buell was a Union General during the Civil War.

From the description of Don Carlos Buell letter, 1885. (Filson Historical Society, The). WorldCat record id: 428688376

American Army Officer.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Washington City, to Messrs. John Earle & Co. [tailors, Boston], 1848 Aug. 10. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270530903

American general.

From the description of Letter, 1887 Oct. 28. (Filson Historical Society, The). WorldCat record id: 46763825

Union general.

From the description of Letter, 1880 July 30. (Filson Historical Society, The). WorldCat record id: 46763824

Union soldier, Graduated West Point, 1841; served in Mexican War with distinction. Appointed Brigadier General in 1861 and helped organize the Army of the Potomac; commanded the Army of the Ohio; discharged in 1864 after investigation of his command at the Battle of Perryville (Ky.).

From the description of Letter, 17 April 1892. (Filson Historical Society, The). WorldCat record id: 46763822

Mexican War veteran, Union general in the Civil War.

From the description of Don Carlos Buell : papers, 1853-1897. (Filson Historical Society, The). WorldCat record id: 46763821

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creatorOf Buell, Don Carlos, 1818-1898. Don Carlos Buell letter, 1885. The Filson Historical Society
referencedIn Almon Ferdinand Rockwell Papers, 1852-1900, (bulk 1861-1865 and 1877-1884) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
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referencedIn Dow family. Dow family Part I Letters 1861-1888. The Filson Historical Society
referencedIn Century Company records, 1870-1924 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Buell, Don Carlos, 1818-1898. Autograph letter signed : [Point?] Paradise, Ky., to Joseph Dana Miller, New York, 1897 Apr. 28. Texas Christian University
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creatorOf Buell, Don Carlos, 1818-1898. Letter, 9 April 1888. The Filson Historical Society
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creatorOf Buell, Don Carlos, 1818-1898. Letter, 31 March 1888. The Filson Historical Society
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referencedIn Peck, David G., b. ca. 1836. Letters, 1862-1865. The Filson Historical Society
referencedIn Steele, William, 1834-1862. Correspondence. Indiana Historical Society Library
creatorOf Don Carlos Buell letter to Dr. Jesse C. Green, 1889 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
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referencedIn Trowbridge, Martin H., 1821-. Trowbridge, Martin H. 1862 January 5 letter. The Filson Historical Society
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referencedIn Ward, Williamson D. Diary. Indiana Historical Society Library
referencedIn Menefee family. Menefee family papers, 1826-1958. The Filson Historical Society
referencedIn Winn-Cook Family Papers 1861-1875 Papers. The Filson Historical Society
referencedIn Map, Corinth, Mississippi, evacuation of the enemy, 1862. Tennessee State Library & Archives, TSLA
creatorOf Buell, Don Carlos, 1818-1898. Autograph letter signed : Washington City, to Messrs. John Earle & Co. [tailors, Boston], 1848 Aug. 10. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Kinney, Simon. Civil War letter of Simon Kinney, 1864 Nov. 14. Navarro College
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creatorOf Buell, Don Carlos, 1818-1898. Papers, 1841-1862. University of Notre Dame, Hesburgh Library
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referencedIn Nelson, William, 1824-1862. William Nelson : military papers, 1861-1862. The Filson Historical Society
creatorOf Buell, Don Carlos, 1818-1898. Letter, 1880 July 30. The Filson Historical Society
referencedIn Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States Commandery of the State of Massachusetts Civil War collection, 1724-1933 (inclusive);, 1861-1912 (bulk). Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
referencedIn George Brinton McClellan Papers, 1783-1898, (bulk 1850-1885) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Jacob van Zwaluwenburg memoir, van Zwaluwenburg, Jacob, Undated William L. Clements Library , University of Michigan
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creatorOf Records of the Adjutant General's Office. 1762 - 1984. Generals' Papers and Books. 1830 - 1884. Papers and Books of Don Carlos Buell
referencedIn Fox, Perrin V. Perrin V. Fox papers, 1862-1864. U.S. Army Heritage & Education Center
referencedIn William T. Sherman Papers, 1759-1897, (bulk 1848-1891) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
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referencedIn Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States Commandery of the State of Massachusetts Civil War collection, 1724-1933 (inclusive);, 1861-1912 (bulk). Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
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creatorOf Buell, Don Carlos, 1818-1898. Letter, 1887 Oct. 28. The Filson Historical Society
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creatorOf Chamberlain, Sylvester. Letters received, 1885-1898. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
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Birth 1818-03-23

Death 1898-11-19

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