|Date||June 26, 1862|
|Scope & Content||
Major General Thomas J. Jackson to Brigadier General Lawrence O'B. Branch, June 26, 1862"
Physical Appearance: June 26, 186, 9 A. M. - T[homas] J[onathan] Jackson at Merry Oaks, [Virginia] to Brig[adier] Gen[era]l Lawrence O'B[rien] Branch - Briefly informs Branch that the head of Jackson's column is crossing the Central Railroad. Signed, "T. J. Jackson" Maj[or] Gen[era]l. [See "Official Records," XI, part 3, p. 620] The communication is glued to another sheet of paper.
|Archival History||Jackson's communication to Branch was formerly located in the MC 3 J-516b files. Dr. Douglas S. Freeman lists it on page 292 of his "Calendar of Confederate Paper," calendar number NC-178-8. It is also listed in the 1905 "CMLS Catalogue" on page 207 (#36).|
Branch, Lawrence O'Brien
|Subjects||CML JACKSON COLLECTION|