Alexander, Edward Porter, 1835-1910

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Edward P. Alexander was Chief of Artillery, 1st Corps of the Army of Northern Virginia, Confederate States Army. He was the author of several books on the Civil War and railroads, including THE WILDERNESS CAMPAIGN, MILITARY MEMOIRS OF A CONFEDERATE, THE CONFEDERATE VETERAN, FIGHTING FOR THE CONFEDERACY, SKETCH OF LONGSTREET'S DIVISION--YORKTOWN AND WILLIAMSBURG, and RAILWAY PRACTICE.

From the description of E.P. Alexander circular letter, 1866. (Louisiana State University). WorldCat record id: 122608011

Edward Porter Alexander (1835-1910) was an engineer, United States and Confederate army officer, university professor, businessman, and planter.

From the guide to the Edward Porter Alexander Papers, 1852-1910, (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection.)

Edward Porter Alexander was an engineer, United States and Confederate army officer, university professor, businessman, and planter.

From the description of Edward Porter Alexander papers, 1852-1910. (Oceanside Free Library). WorldCat record id: 22150545

Commander of artillery battalion for the Confederate States of America Army.

From the description of Letter, 1863. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70969667

From the description of Civil War letter of Edward Porter Alexander, 1863 May 11. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 166427603

South Carolina resident; Confederate general.

From the description of Papers, 1863-1905. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 31187654

Confederate army officer.

From the description of Edward Porter Alexander papers, 1854-1865. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70979953

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creatorOf Alexander, Edward Porter, 1835-1910. Edward Porter Alexander papers, 1852-1910. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
referencedIn Hilton, Joseph, 1842-1920. Hilton family papers, 1843-1962. Georgia Historical Society
creatorOf Polignac, Camille de, b. 1832. [Letters, 1844-1867] [microform]. Louisiana State University, LSU Libraries
creatorOf Alexander, Edward Porter, 1835-1910. Edward Porter Alexander papers, 1854-1865. Library of Congress
referencedIn Benning, Henry L. (Henry Lewis), 1814-1875. Henry L. Benning, papers, 1818-1897 (bulk 1862-1863). University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
creatorOf Lee, Fitzhugh, 1835-1905. Papers of Fitzhugh Lee [manuscript], 1731-1952. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Morse, Charles F. (Charles Fessenden), 1839-1926. Papers, 1861-1920. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn John Russell Young Correspondence, 1890-1905 Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries
creatorOf Jones, J. William (John William), 1836-1909. Papers, 1875-1893. William & Mary Libraries
creatorOf Alexander, Edward Porter, 1835-1910. E.P. Alexander circular letter, 1866. Louisiana State University, LSU Libraries
referencedIn Century Company records, 1870-1924 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Daniel D. Emmett collection, Emmett, Daniel D. collection, 1859-1908 William L. Clements Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Cadmus M. Wilcox Papers, 1846-1887 Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Frederick M. Dearborn collection of military and political Americana, Part II: The Civil War and the Confederacy, 1832-1915. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Alexander, Edward Porter, 1835-1910. Papers [microform]. University of Texas Libraries, University of Texas Libraries
creatorOf Confederate manuscripts, 1861-1905. University of Georgia, University of Georgia, Main Library
referencedIn Inventory of the Samuel Erson Asbury Papers Texas MSS 00044., 1872-1960 Cushing Memorial Library,
referencedIn Alexander and Hillhouse family papers, 1758-1976 [manuscript]. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
referencedIn Longstreet, James, 1821-1904. James Longstreet papers, 1875-1904 [manuscript]. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
creatorOf Alexander, Edward Porter, 1835-1910. Civil War letter of Edward Porter Alexander, 1863 May 11. Navarro College
creatorOf Alexander, Edward Porter, 1835-1910. Papers. United States Military Academy, USMA Library
creatorOf Alexander, Edward Porter, 1835-1910. [Georgia broadside collection 1868-1941]. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Minis family. Minis family papers, 1739-1948. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
referencedIn Campbell family. Campbell family papers, 1781-1938 [manuscript]. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
creatorOf Alexander, Edward Porter, 1835-1910. Letter, 1863. Navarro College
referencedIn Wilcox, Cadmus M. (Cadmus Marcellus), 1824-1890. Cadmus M. Wilcox papers, 1846-1887. Library of Congress
referencedIn Alexander, Adam Leopold, 1802-1882. Papers, 1785-1909. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Young, John Russell, 1840-1899. John Russell Young papers, circa 1840-1959 (bulk 1858-1898). Library of Congress
creatorOf Alexander, Edward Porter, 1835-1910. Papers, 1863-1905. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Walker, John George, 1822-1893. John George Walker papers, 1862-1866 [manuscript]. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
referencedIn Immigration Restriction League (U.S.) records, 1893-1921. Houghton Library.
referencedIn John Russell Young Papers, circa 1840-1959, (bulk 1858-1898) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Ficklen, John Rose, 1858-1907. John Rose Ficklen papers, 1864; 1882-1942 [manuscript]. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
creatorOf Edward Porter Alexander Papers, 1852-1910 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection
creatorOf Goree, Thomas Jewett, 1835-1905. Thomas J. Goree papers, 1829-1896 (bulk 1857-1896). Louisiana State University, LSU Libraries
creatorOf Alexander, Edward Porter, 1835-1910. Letter, 1907 April 7, South Island, S.C., to Harold Goddard Rugg. Dartmouth College Library
referencedIn Campbell Family Papers, 1781-1938 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection
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associatedWith Alexander, Adam Leopold, 1802-1882. person
associatedWith Alexander family. family
associatedWith Asbury, Samuel E. (Samuel Erson), 1872-1962 person
associatedWith Benning, Henry L. (Henry Lewis), 1814-1875. person
associatedWith Campbell family family
associatedWith Campbell family. family
correspondedWith Century Company corporateBody
associatedWith Confederate States of America. Army. corporateBody
associatedWith Confederate States of America. Army of Northern Virginia. Artillery. corporateBody
associatedWith Dearborn, Frederick M. (Frederick Myers), b. 1876 person
correspondedWith Dellenbaugh, Frederick Samuel, 1853-1935 person
associatedWith Diedrich, D. N. (Duane Norman) person
associatedWith Ficklen, John Rose, 1858-1907. person
associatedWith Goree, Thomas Jewett, 1835-1905. person
associatedWith Hilton, Joseph, 1842-1920. person
correspondedWith Immigration Restriction League (U.S.). corporateBody
associatedWith Jackson, Stonewall, 1824-1863. person
associatedWith Jones, J. William (John William), 1836-1909. person
associatedWith Lee, Fitzhugh, 1835-1905. person
correspondedWith Lee, Mary Randolph Custis, 1807-1873 person
associatedWith Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward), 1807-1870. person
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associatedWith Longstreet, James, 1821-1904. person
associatedWith Mason family. family
associatedWith Minis family. family
associatedWith Morse, Charles F. (Charles Fessenden), 1839-1926. person
associatedWith Polignac, Camille de, b. 1832. person
associatedWith Rugg, Harold Goddard, 1883-1957. person
associatedWith Sellers, John R. person
associatedWith Stuart, Jeb, 1833-1864. person
associatedWith Walker, John George, 1822-1893. person
correspondedWith Wilcox, Cadmus M. (Cadmus Marcellus), 1824-1890. person
correspondedWith Young, John Russell, 1840-1899. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
United States
Hagerstown (Md.)
United States
Knoxville (Tenn.)
Nicaragua
Confederate States of America
Confederate States of America
Washington (Ga.)
United States
Virginia
Virginia--Chancellorsville
United States
Confederate States of America
Confederate States of America
Virginia
United States
Tennessee
United States
United States
James River (Va.)
Panama
Virginia--Chancellorsville
Georgetown County (S.C.)
Savannah (Ga.)
Subject
Friendly fire (Military science)
Gettysburg, Battle of, Gettysburg, Pa., 1863
Diaries (Blank-books)
Veterans
Chancellorsville, Battle of, Chancellorsville, Va., 1863
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Soldiers--Confederate States of America
Army officers, Confederate
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Birth 1835-05-26

Death 1910-04-28

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