Found 11 collections related to Orders (military records)

Brause, [?] von
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 374
.08 linear feet (1 volume)
This collection consists of official papers of Prussian war and domain councillor von Brause (given name unknown), kept at the Royal Chambers at Peterkau and Posen; papers of the field war commissaries during the Polish campaign; commissions,... more
Gorgas, Josiah, 1818-1883
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 1180
.06 linear feet (1 volume)
One volume containing copies of orders received and issued to the Siege Train, U. S. Army, en route to and during the Mexican Campaign. The volume contains routine, general, and special orders; lists of armament of the train; and court martials.... more
Davies, Thomas A. (Thomas Alfred), 1809-1899
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol NYGB 18142
.4 linear feet (1 box)
General Thomas A. Davies was one of the key military leaders in the Battle of Corinth (1862), a pivotal event in the American Civil War. The Davies Papers chronicle his military career, including his participation in that notable event. Born in... more
Miller, Walter T.
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 4548
.1 linear feet (1 folder)
A small quantity of letters, certificates, and ephemera of Walter T. Miller relating to the Seventh Regiment of the New York State Militia, Eighth National Guard, including "a list of articles for use at camp," menus for ceremonial dinners,... more
Heath, William, 1737-1814
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 4444
.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Letters and orders from Major General William Heath of the Continental Army written between 1777 and 1782 and pertaining to his official duties. Includes the dishonorable discharge of a soldier in 1777, letters outlining the terms of parole given... more
Weaver, Aaron Ward, 1832-1919
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3247
.21 linear feet (1 box)
Aaron Ward Weaver was a Commander in the United States Navy. These papers date from 1851 to 1887 and include orders and letters to him from Farragut, Dahlgren, Porter, and others; an order to command the captured slave ship Ardennes; an order... more
Gibson, Augustus Abel
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3054
.06 linear feet (1 volume)
One volume containing orders of Colonel Augustus Abel Gibson of the 2nd Pennsylvania Heavy Artillery, dated December 17, 1861 to November 8, 1863, for Union Army defenses north of Washington, D.C. and the Potomac River
Stevens, Benjamin, 1754-1838
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 4632
.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Papers relating to the service of Benjamin Stevens, Assistant Commissary of Issues, during the Revolutionary War, mainly at Fishkill, New York. Includes correspondence, accounts of supplies, copies of orders from the Commissary-General, etc.,... more
Swanton, Robert
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 4639
.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Commissions passed, legionary orders, and regimental orders given to Roberts Swanson, an officer of the New York State Militia.
Sawyer, John (John G.)
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 4611
.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Papers relating to the service and responsibility of Captain John Sawyer of the 110th New York Volunteers (New York Infantry Regiment), Company E. Includes Sawyer's commission certificate, general orders, correspondence, muster rolls and... more
Hope, William Johnstone, Sir, 1766-1831
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 1429
.15 linear feet (1 volume)
This volume contains orders received and issued by William Hope between 1791 and 1804, when he was a Captain in the British Navy and in command of these ships: H.M.S. Rattler, H.M.S. Bellerophone, H.M.S. Kent, and H.M.S. Atlas. It includes orders... more