Found 10 collections related to Virginia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865

Smith family
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 4829
1 folder (13 letters)
Thirteen holograph letters written by members of the Smith family of Virginia. Included are letters by J.W. Smith, a Confederate soldier, written to his brother Doyne while at camp at Petersburg, near Harrisburg, and near Gaines Crossroads in... more
United States. Army Medical Department (1968- )
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3097
.21 linear feet (1 box)
United States Army Medical Department register of sick and wounded at the City Point General Hospital, dated December 1864 through April 1865. 150 pages. Chronological listing of patients admitted or transferred, including name, company, and... more
United States. Army. New York Infantry Regiment, 9th (1861-1863)
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3055
.06 linear feet (1 volume)
This collection contains the official journal of the 9th Regiment New York Volunteers, known as the "Hawkins Zouaves," Colonel Rush C. Hawkins commanding, from the time of their embarkation at New York City, June 5, 1861, until April 11, 1863. The... more
United States. Department of the Treasury
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3654
.06 linear feet (1 volume)
Account book listing sales of captured and abandoned Confederate property at Lynchburg, Virginia, with contingent expenses for labor and transportation, etc., dating from July through August 1865
Confederate states of America. Army
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 626
.04 linear feet (1 volume)
Head Quarters letter book of the Confederate Army Light Infantry Division under the command of Major General Ambrose Powell Hill and Major General Henry Heth respectively (June 6, 1862-June 1, 1863). The letters relate to routine counter charges... more
Galloway, Joseph D.
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 1104
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Diary belonging to Joseph D. Galloway, U.S. Army, Co. M, 3rd Pennsylvania cavalry. Diary was maintained 15 March 1861-24 August 1864 during his service with the Army of the Potomac though the campaigns in Virginia, Maryland, and Pennsylvania.... more
Isaacs, Joseph
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 1525
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Diary of Joseph Isaacs, [Corporal?] U.S. Army Co. A, 9th New York Volunteers (Hawkins Zouaves), kept from May 1, 1861-Feb 4. 1862. Mustered in New York City, thence to Newport News, VA.; covered retreat after engagement at Big Bethel; mutiny of... more
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 801
.1 linear feet (1 volume)
Transcript of a diary kept by an unidentified Union soldier of the 3rd Pennsylvania Cavalry between August 12, 1864 and June 10, 1865. Beginning with his arrival at Camp Stoneman, diary describes the daily life of a soldier and details the... more
Griswold family
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 6158
.2 linear feet (1 box)
The letters document the military experiences of Charles and Joel Griswold of Guilford, Connecticut with the 15th Connecticut Infantry and Charles' service with the 29th Connecticut Infantry (Colored) during the Civil War. They include accounts of... more
Frothingham, William Walter, 1830-1885
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 1092
.25 linear feet (1 box)
William Walter Frothingham (1830-1885) was a surgeon serving with the 44th Regiment of the New York Volunteers during the U.S. Civil War. He practiced medicine in the Washington Heights section of New York City before and after the war. Collection... more