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Letter to Robert E. Lee [manuscript] 1862 October 12.

Stuart, Jeb
Format
Manuscript/Archive
Language
English
Variant Title
Jeb Stuart letter
Summary
Stuart reports to Lee after Antietam that he has eluded Stoneman and crossed the Potomac at White's Ford. He has captured Chambersburg taking 2000 horses and many villages and prisoners. He has cut McClellan's communications at Newmarket on the Baltimore and Ohio RR. The latter's headquarters were near Peterville and he is estimated to have received 2500 additional troops. Soneman has mixed cavalry and infantry at Poolesville.
Description
1 item.
Cite as
Jeb Stuart Letter, 1862, Accession #448, Special Collections, University of Virginia Library, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Va.
Technical Details
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    a| Stuart reports to Lee after Antietam that he has eluded Stoneman and crossed the Potomac at White's Ford. He has captured Chambersburg taking 2000 horses and many villages and prisoners. He has cut McClellan's communications at Newmarket on the Baltimore and Ohio RR. The latter's headquarters were near Peterville and he is estimated to have received 2500 additional troops. Soneman has mixed cavalry and infantry at Poolesville.
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    a| McClellan, George B. q| (George Brinton), d| 1826-1885
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    a| Stoneman, George, d| 1822-1894.
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    a| Stuart, Jeb, d| 1833-1864.
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    a| Antietam, Battle of, Md., 1862.
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    a| Chambersburg (Pa.) x| History y| Civil War, 1861-1865.
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    a| United States x| History y| Civil War, 1861-1865 v| Personal narratives, Confederate.
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    a| Lee, Robert E. q| (Robert Edward), d| 1807-1870 e| recipient.
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