Cadmus M. Wilcox Papers 1846-1887


Cadmus M. Wilcox Papers, 1846-1887

Cadmus M. Wilcox Papers 1846-1887

Confederate army officer. Correspondence, maps, autobiography, drafts, notes, and copies of reports relating to the Army of Northern Virginia and to various Civil War campaigns. Includes material on the Mexican War.

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