Longstreet, James, 1821-1904

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U.S. railroad commissioner, army officer, and diplomat.

From the description of James Longstreet papers, 1858-circa 1877. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70980713

James Longstreet, military man, businessman, diplomat, and railway commissioner, was born 8 January 1821, in Edgefield District, South Carolina, and died 2 January 1904, in Gainesville, Georgia. He was a graduate of the U.S. Military Academy (1842) and served in the Mexican War before he resigned from the U.S. Army to become a general in the Confederate Army. After the war he was president of an insurance company and was a cotton factor in New Orleans, Louisiana. He served as U.S. minister to Turkey (1880-1881), authored FROM MANASSAS TO APPOMATTOX (1896), and was U.S. Railway commissioner (1898).

From the description of James Longstreet papers, 1850-1904. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 173863004

Confederate general.

From the description of ALS, New Orleans, La., to E.A. Carman, Jersey City, N.J., 1876 Jan. 30. (Rosenbach Museum & Library). WorldCat record id: 122380606

From the description of James Longstreet papers, 1875-1904 [manuscript]. (Oceanside Free Library). WorldCat record id: 25255423

Lt. Gen. Confederate Army.

From the description of Letter, Washington, to Daniel Edgar Sickles, Gettysburg [manuscript] 1902 Sep. 19. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647938114

Confederate officer.

From the description of Papers, 1848-1904. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 19932943

James Longstreet (1821-1904) was a Confederate general. Longstreet was born in South Carolina and educated at the United States Military Academy at West Point, N.Y. He served in the United States Army during the Mexican War. His command during the Civil War, particularly at Gettysburg, has stirred historical controversy. After the Civil War, Longstreet served as a Republican politician and United States diplomat.

From the guide to the James Longstreet Papers, ., 1875-1904, (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection.)

James Longstreet was born in Edgefield District, South Carolina on January 8, 1821. Longstreet graduated from West Point in 1842, and served in the U.S. Army until his resignation on June 1, 1861. He was commissioned into the Confederate Army on June 17, 1861. Longstreet was originally a Confederate division commander under Joseph E. Johnston and he became Robert E. Lee's most distinguished lieutenant following the death of Stonewall Jackson, May 10, 1863. While with Lee, Longstreet was blamed for the Confederate failure at Gettysburg. Longstreet created a new life for himself following the Civil War. He held a variety of public offices throughout the South. Longstreet died on January 2, 1904 and is buried in Alta Vista Cemetery in Gainesville, Georgia.

From the description of James Longstreet collection, 1862-1945. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 38477520

Confederate Army general.

From the description of Papers, 1862-1863. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70976135

From the description of James Longstreet papers, 1862-1863. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 166427646

Born in Edgefield District, S.C.; graduated, 1842, from West Point, and served in the U.S. Army until his resignation, 1 June 1861; commissioned into the Confederate Army 17 June 1861; following the Civil War, Longstreet held a variety of public offices throughout the South and was buried in Alta Vista Cemetery in Gainesville, the seat of Hall County, Georgia, a town that developed as a mountain health resort during later 19th century, and in 1900, shortly before Longstreet's death, welcomed the textile mill industry.

From the description of James Longstreet papers, 1861 Mar. 17 - 1901 June 24. (University of South Carolina). WorldCat record id: 31444811

Confederate army officer.

From the description of Autograph postal card signed : Gainesville, Ga., to Mr. Taylor, 1885 Feb. 5. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270591950

From the description of Signature on report of Statement of Public Funds : Office of U.S. Marshal, Atlanta, 1884 Mar. 29. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270593275

From the description of Printed order filled out and signed in his name : Adamstown, Md., 1862 Sept. 8. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270593233

From the description of Signature on report of Statement of Public Funds : Office of U.S. Marshal, Atlanta, 1884 Feb. 16. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270593272

From the description of Signature on report of Statement of Public Funds : Office of U.S. Marshal, Atlanta, 1882 July 31. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270593269

From the description of Signature on report of Statement of Public Funds : Office of U.S. Marshal, Atlanta, 1884 May 31. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270593278

Robert William Hughes was born at Muddy Creek Plantation, Powhatan County, Va. in 1821. His parents died in 1822 and he was raised by Edward C. Carrington and Eliza Preston Carrington. He attended Caldwell Institute, Greensboro, N. C. and studied law in Fincastle, Va. He married Eliza M. Johnston, niece of Joseph E. Johnston and the adopted daughter and niece of John B. Floyd. Hughes' son was Robert Morton Hughes. Robert William Hughes was a newspaper editor and federal district attorney. Involved in post Civil War Republican Party politics, he was nominated for governor of Virginia and for Congress but did not win. He was appointed judge of the federal court for the Eastern District of Virginia.

  • 16 Jan. 1821: Born at Muddy Creek Plantation, Powhatan Co., Va.,the son of Jesse and Elizabeth Woodson (Morton) Hughes.
  • 1822: Both parents died, and Hugheswas raised by Gen. Edward C. Carringtonand his wife, Eliza(Preston) Carringtonof Halifax Co., Va.(family relationship not known).
  • Ca. 1833 - 1837 : "put to the carpenter's trade in Princeton, N.J."
  • Ca. 1837 - 1838 : Attended Caldwell Institute,Greensboro, N.C.
  • Ca. 1839: Tutor, Bingham High School,Hillsboro, N.C.
  • 1843: Studied law, Fincastle, Va.
  • 1846: Began practice of law, Richmond, Va.
  • 4 June 1850: Married Eliza M. Johnston,(1825-1908), niece of Gen. Joseph E. Johnstonand niece and adopted daughter of John Buchananand Sarah (Preston) Floyd.
  • 1850: Began writing editorials for the Richmond Examiner.
  • 1853 - 1857 : Editor of the Richmond Examinerwhile regular editor in Europe.
  • 1855: Birth of son, Robert Morton Hughes.
  • 1857 - 1861 : Editor of the Washington Union,and lived in home of Secretary of War John Buchanan Floyd.
  • 1861: Birth of son, Floyd Hughes(2 other children died young)
  • 1861: Because of "chronic disease" retired to a farm near Abingdon, Va.,where General and Mrs. Floyd1ived with the Hughes family.
  • 1861 - 1864 : Wrote for the Richmond Examiner,showing hostility toward Jefferson Davis' administration.
  • 1865 - 1866 : Edited the Richmond Republic,and generally pursued a course that considered "nimble"
  • 1868: Delegate to National Democratic Convention.
  • 1869 - 1870 : Editor of the Richmond State Journal.
  • Ca. 1870: Wounded William E. Cameronin a duel.
  • 1872: Named federal district attorney by Grant administration.
  • 1872: Nominated for Congressbut did not win.
  • 1873: Nominated for Governor of Virginiabut did not win.
  • 1874: Named Judge of federal court for the Eastern District of Va.
  • 1898: Resigned judgeship.
  • 1901: Died at Abingdon, Va.

Dictionary of American Biography

From the guide to the Inventory of the Robert William Hughes Papers, 1818-1900, (Special Collections, Earl Gregg Swem Library, College of William and Mary)

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creatorOf Downing, Henry Hawkins, 1853-. Papers of the Minor and Venable families [manuscript], 1828-1904. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Longstreet, James, 1821-1904. Signature on report of Statement of Public Funds : Office of U.S. Marshal, Atlanta, 1884 May 31. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Longstreet, James, 1821-1904. Signature on report of Statement of Public Funds : Office of U.S. Marshal, Atlanta, 1884 Mar. 29. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn United Confederate Veterans. N.B. Forrest Camp. United Confederate Veterans, N.B. Forrest Camp collection, 1885-1941. Chattanooga-Hamilton County Bicentennial Library
creatorOf Dulaney, Polly Venable,. Papers of the Minor and Venable families, 1846-1918. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Adams, Stephen, Captain. Letter, 1864 March 10. Tennessee State Library & Archives, TSLA
creatorOf Loughridge, J. R. (James Rogers), 1821-1886. James Rogers Loughridge personal papers and Loughridge family papers, pre-1838-1972 and undated. Navarro College
referencedIn Alexander, Edward Porter, 1835-1910. E.P. Alexander circular letter, 1866. Louisiana State University, LSU Libraries
referencedIn Burns, Robert, 1832-1891. Robert Burns letter book, 1862-1865 [microform]. Minnesota Historical Society Library
referencedIn Autograph File, L, 1641-1976. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Hill, D. H. (Daniel Harvey), 1821-1889. Autograph letter signed, 1876 May 5. Navarro College
creatorOf Longstreet, James, 1821-1904. James Longstreet papers, 1861 Mar. 17 - 1901 June 24. University of South Carolina, University Libraries
referencedIn Pollard, Charles T. (Charles Teed), 1842-1873. Confederate officers photograph album, undated. Alabama Department of Archives and History
referencedIn S. Griswold Flagg collection, 1825-1938 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
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creatorOf Beale, James, b. 1844?. James Beale papers, 1862-1895. Library of Congress
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referencedIn Sons of Confederate Veterans (Organization). North Carolina Division. Longstreet Memorial Fund. Longstreet Memorial Fund records, 1991-1999. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
referencedIn Century Company records, 1870-1924 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Frederick M. Dearborn collection of military and political Americana, Part II: The Civil War and the Confederacy, 1832-1915. Houghton Library.
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creatorOf Alden, James, 1810-1877. Cutts-Madison papers, 1759-1912. Massachusetts Historical Society
creatorOf Inventory of the Robert William Hughes Papers, 1818-1900 Special Collections, Earl Gregg Swem Library, College of William and Mary
referencedIn Papers, 1821-1919 (inclusive), 1892-1898 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Marshall, Humphrey, 1812-1872. Humphrey Marshall papers, 1861-1867. The Filson Historical Society
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creatorOf Hill, Benjamin Harvey, 1823-1882. Autograph letter signed : Atlanta, to Gen. James Longstreet, 1877 Jul. 30. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Lee, Fitzhugh, 1835-1905. Papers of Fitzhugh Lee [manuscript], 1731-1952. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn William Emory papers, 1861-1873, 1861-1873 State of Maryland and Historical Collections
referencedIn Wheeler, C.O. Reminiscence of Army life in 1864 University of South Carolina, University Libraries
referencedIn Long, A. L. (Armistead Lindsay), 1827-1891. A. L. Long papers, 1754-1886 [manuscript]. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
referencedIn Confederate States of America collection, 1861-1865 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
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creatorOf Folmer, Henry, 1901-. Military affairs : [collection] : 1818-1968 ;. History Colorado
creatorOf James Longstreet Papers, ., 1875-1904 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection
referencedIn Charles Eliot Norton papers, ca.1845-1908. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Moses, Raphael Jacob, 1812-1893. Raphael Jacob Moses autobiography, 1892 [manuscript]. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
referencedIn Stevens, Ernestine, Miss.,. Letter from Capt. Charles C. Wertenbaker to George E. Pickett, containing endorsements of Pickett, Lee and James Longstreet [manuscript] 16 Dec. 1862. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Longstreet, Augustus Baldwin, 1790-1870. Augustus Baldwin Longstreet Papers, 1793-1960; bulk, (1793- 1861). University of South Carolina, University Libraries
referencedIn Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward), 1807-1870. Special order (unnumbered) : to Col. T.M.R. Talcott, commanding the engineering forces : manuscript signed for General Lee by his adjutant, W.H. Taylor, 1865 Apr. 9. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Orleans Parish (La.). Seventh District Court. Suit record, State of Virginia for the use of Virginia Military Institute vs. James Longstreet, (1872). New Orleans Public Library
referencedIn Joseph Halle Schaffner autograph collection, 1683-1948. Houghton Library.
referencedIn McGehee, C. Stuart. The detachment of Longstreet : the First Corps reinforces Bragg, September, 1863 / C. Stuart McGehee. University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Library
referencedIn James Longstreet carte-de-visite, circa 1863. Louisiana State University, LSU Libraries
creatorOf Longstreet, James, 1821-1904. Papers, 1848-1904. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Fredericksburg and Adjacent National Battlefields Memorial Park Association of Virginia Record Book, 1894; 1898-1911 The Library of Virginia
referencedIn Sanders, Edwin Hanson,. Papers of the Graham and related Tate families, 1798-1979 (bulk 1857-1865). University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Longstreet, James, 1821-1904. Printed order filled out and signed in his name : Adamstown, Md., 1862 Sept. 8. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Hill, D. H. (Daniel Harvey), 1821-1889. D. H. Hill papers, 1848-1951. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
referencedIn Whitaker, Edward Washburn, 1841-1922. Letters, 1861-1901 (bulk 1861-1865). Library of Virginia
referencedIn Longstreet, Helen Dortch, 1863-1962. Longstreet, Helen Dortch Papers, 1904-1963, 1938-1948. Atlanta History Center, Kenan Research Center / Cherokee Garden Library
referencedIn Jensen, Ellis E. Collected Civil War documents, 1759-1899. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
creatorOf Felton, William H. (William Harrell), 1823-1909. Autograph letter (incomplete) : Washington, to John Sherman, 1880 May 31. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Early family. Papers, 1764-1956. Virginia Historical Society Library
referencedIn Frederick M. Dearborn collection of military and political Americana, Part II: The Civil War and the Confederacy, 1832-1915. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Zabriskie, George A. (George Albert), 1868-1954,. Papers, 1828-1941 (bulk 1840-1896). Virginia Historical Society Library
creatorOf Longstreet, James, 1821-1904. James Longstreet papers, 1862-1863. Navarro College
referencedIn Confederate States of America. Confederate States of America collection, 1861-1865. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Longstreet, James, 1821-1904. Signature on report of Statement of Public Funds : Office of U.S. Marshal, Atlanta, 1884 Feb. 16. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Longstreet, James, 1821-1904. ALS, New Orleans, La., to E.A. Carman, Jersey City, N.J., 1876 Jan. 30. Rosenbach Museum & Library
referencedIn Confederate manuscripts, 1861-1905. University of Georgia, University of Georgia, Main Library
referencedIn McCalla, Margaret Lewis, 1830-1914. Speake-McCalla Collection, 1863-1865. Auburn University.
creatorOf Emory, William H. (William Hemsley), 1811-1887. Papers of William Emory, 1861-1873. University of Maryland Libraries, UMD Libraries
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.
referencedIn Chambers, Columbus C. Reminiscences of Columbus C. Chambers, after 1865. Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens
creatorOf Longstreet, James, 1821-1904. James Longstreet papers, 1858-circa 1877. Library of Congress
referencedIn Daily, Nash. Nash Daily Civil War letter, 1863. Kentucky Historical Society, Martin F. Schmidt Research Library
creatorOf Andrew, John A. (John Albion), 1818-1867,. Lee family papers [microform] 1652 [1769-1870] 1890. University of Virginia. Library
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referencedIn Confederate States of America. Confederate States of America collection, 1861-1865. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Brown-Ewell family papers, 1781-1984. The Filson Historical Society
creatorOf Longstreet, James, 1821-1904. Signature on report of Statement of Public Funds : Office of U.S. Marshal, Atlanta, 1882 July 31. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Inventory of the John Henry Bliler Diary: Ragan MSS 00120 ., 1862-1865 Cushing Memorial Library,
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creatorOf Smith, G. Sidney (George Sidney), 1829-1913. G. Sidney Smith correspondence, 1883-1884. Minnesota Historical Society, Division of Archives and Manuscripts
referencedIn Sanger, Donald Bridgman, 1889-1947. Donald Bridgman Sanger papers, 1933-1935 [manuscript]. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
referencedIn Rains, Gabriel James, 1803-1881. Gabriel J. Rains papers, 1840-1865. South Carolina Historical Society, SCHS
creatorOf Longstreet, James, 1821-1904. Letter, 1857 Sept. 20, Fort Bliss, Tex., to Col. Samuel Cooper. Dartmouth College Library
referencedIn Duke, Helen. Memorabilia of Helen Duke, [manuscript] 1853-1890. University of Virginia. Library
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referencedIn Mahone, William, 1826-1895. Papers, 1890-1895. Auburn University.
creatorOf Longstreet, James, 1821-1904. James Longstreet collection, 1862-1945. Georgia Historical Society
referencedIn Dresbach family. Dresbach family papers, 1839-1870, 1923-1930 [manuscript]. East Carolina University, Joyner Library
referencedIn Davis, Eugene, 1822-1894. Papers of Eugene Davis [manuscript], 1744-1925 (bulk 1832-1868). University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Wells family. Papers, 1823-1946. Clarke Historical Library
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referencedIn Confederate States of America. Railroad Bureau. Records concerning railroad transportation, 1862-1865. Valentine Richmond Historical Center
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referencedIn Shelby, Isaac. Letters of Isaac Shelby [manuscript], 1864. University of Virginia. Library
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referencedIn Alexander, Peter Wellington, 1825-1886. Peter Wellington Alexander papers, 1835-1910. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
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creatorOf Longstreet, Frank D. Letters, Virginia, Maryland, and North Carolina, 1862-1865. Brown University, John Hay Library
referencedIn Owen, Henry T. Papers, 1822-1929. Library of Virginia
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creatorOf Art Lovers' League (Buffalo, N.Y.). Letters received, 1903 Feb. 25-May 29. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
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creatorOf Longstreet, James, 1821-1904. James Longstreet papers, 1850-1904. Emory University Library, Special Collect Department
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United States
United States
Pennsylvania--Gettysburg
Southern States
Yorktown (Va.)
Texas--San Antonio
Confederate States of America
Confederate States of America
United States
Yorktown (Va.)
New Mexico
Hall County (Ga.)
United States
Gainesville (Ga.)
United States
Georgia--Dahlonega
Seven Pines (Va.)
Confederate States of America
Georgia--Hall County
Albuquerque (N.M.)
Georgia
Virginia
Gainesville (Ga.)
United States
Virginia
Confederate States of America
United States
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Patent licenses
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Gold standard
Railroads--Virginia
Harbors--United States
Gettysburg Campaign, 1863
Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)
Wilderness, Battle of the, Va., 1864
Soldiers
Lookout Mountain, Battle of, Tenn., 1863
Malvern Hill, Battle of, Va., 1862
Chancellorsville, Battle of, Chancellorsville, Va., 1863
Authors, American
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- )
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Sectionalism (United States)
Generals--Correspondence
Horses--Virginia
United States--Politics and government--1865-1900
Mexican War, 1846-1848--Equipment and supplies
Gettysburg, Battle of, Gettysburg, Pa., 1863
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Veterans' writings, American
Canals--United States
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Army officers
Soldiers--Confederate States of America
Soldiers
Generals--Confederate States of America
Public officials
Practice of law--Virginia--History
Authors
Lawyers--Virginia--Correspondence
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Veterans
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Birth 1821-01-08

Death 1904-01-02

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