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Object Name Letter
Catalog Number CML-APH.3
Date 1863
Scope & Content Letter from Lieutenant General Ambrose Powell Hill to General [--], August 22, 1863.

Physical Appearance: August 22, 1863 - A[mbrose] P[owell] Hill at H[ea]d Q[uarte]rs 3d Corps, to Gen[eral] [Unidentified] - Sends report from his scouts of an enemy infantry division located near Hartford Church with vigilant pickets. Has sent some scouts by Stafford Court House in an attempt to get behind. Will be back tomorrow night. Signed "A. P. Hill" L[ieutenan]t Gen[eral]. 1 page. Stamps: A circular blue, "War Records / Copied / 1861-1865." <<>> Marks: "Aug 22, 1863" (in pencil) / "No. 169" (in black ink).

Folder includes original museum label located in envelope: "Autograph Letter of General A. P. Hill, August 22, 1863. Presented through Mrs. Van Doran." 1 pp.
Archival History This letter from Lt. Gen. A. P. Hill to Gen. [--] was formerly located in the MC 3 Va. Room Papers (A, C, E, Lf 12-13).
People Hill, Ambrose Powell (A. P.)
Hill, A. P.
Hill, Ambrose Powell (A. P.) (A. P.)
Subjects Reporting
Pickets (Guards)
Scouts, Military
Military exchanges
Military headquarters
Military leadership
Military maneuvers
Military mobilizations
Military officers
Military personnel
Military reconnaissance
Military scouts
Military tactics
Militia movements