Order : Savannah River, Ga., 1863 Apr. 12.


Order : Savannah River, Ga., 1863 Apr. 12.

Announces the capture of Fort Pulaski by Federal forces under Viele's command. Written in the form of a poster, signed by J.H. Liebenau by order of Viele. Addressed at the foot to "Mrs. General Viele", but "Mrs." has been (incompletely) erased.

1 item (1 p.) ; 28 cm.


SNAC Resource ID: 8348421

Rosenbach Museum & Library

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Vielé, Teresa Griffin, 1831 or 1832-1906

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Teresa Griffin Vielé lived in New York City in the 1870s. She was married to General Egbert L. Vielé‚ with whom she had five children: Kathlyn, Herman, Teresa, Egbert and Emily. Around the year 1870, Teresa and Egbert Vielé‚ sued each other for divorce on almost identical grounds: adultery, insanity, and cruelty. Mrs. Vielé was accused of having an affair with General W.W. Averill, and Mr. Viel with Miss Julia Dana. The suits also involved a ...

Liebenau, J. H.

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Viele, Egbert L. (Egbert Ludovicus), 1825-1902

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Civil engineer; commissioned brigadier general of volunteers in 1861, commanded Port Royal expedition and capture of Fort Pulaski; returned to civilian life 1863. From the description of Order : Savannah River, Ga., 1863 Apr. 12. (Rosenbach Museum & Library). WorldCat record id: 86156136 ...