Civil War notebook of John Peter Jones [manuscript], 1862-1863.

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Jones, John Peter, 1838-1910. Civil War notebook of John Peter Jones [manuscript], 1862-1863.

Civil War notebook of John Peter Jones [manuscript], 1862-1863.

Jones's notebook contains signed entries for ca. 269 fellow Confederate prisoners, many of whom were captured at the Battle of Gettysburg. Each officer recorded his name, home town, regiment, and date and place of capture. Among the signees are Confederate generals Isaac R. Trimble, James J. Archer, John R. Jones, John Wesley Frazer, Meriwether Thompson, and William N.R. Beall, and majors William Carvell Hall and Henry Kyd Douglas.

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Trimble, Isaac Ridgeway, 1802-1888

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American army officer, Confederate brig. general. From the description of Signature on report of the 7th Brigade, 3rd Division : "Near Gordonsville, Va.", 1862 Jul. 31. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270573193 ...

Hall, W. Carvel (William Carvel), 1869-1908

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Douglas, Henry Kyd, 1838-1903

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Confederate soldier. From the description of Papers, 1861-1949; (bulk 1861-1866). (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 20736856 ...

Thompson, Meriwether Jeff, 1826-1876

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Frazer, John Wesley, 1827-1906

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Confederate States of America. Army. Virginia Infantry Regiment, 56th

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Jones, John P. (John Peter), 1847-1916

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Confederate captain, 56th Virginia Infantry, Company D; captured at Gettysburg in the aftermath of Pickett's charge and imprisoned at Johnson's Island for the duration of the war. From the description of Civil War notebook of John Peter Jones [manuscript], 1862-1863. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647837041 ...

Archer, James Jay, 1817-1864

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Army officer originally from Maryland, who served in the Mexican War, in Indian campaigns in Washington Territory 1855-1861, and in the Confederate Army until his capture in the Battle of Gettysburg. From the description of The Archer letters [microform]. 1847-1863. (Washington State Library, Office of Secretary of State). WorldCat record id: 56821624 ...

Beall, William N. R., 1825-1883,

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Jones, John Robert, 1828-1901

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Confederate general. From the description of Papers, 1847-1851. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 38744897 ...