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Object Name GENERAL ORDERS --ORDERS, MILITARY
Catalog Number REL-46
Collection CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION
Date 1862
Scope & Content General Orders No. 116, October 2, 1862

Physical Appearance: The military orders are General Orders No. 116, dated October 2, 1862. In this printed, duplicate document, Lee recounts the Confederate victory at Cedar Mountain and Harper's Ferry. He also reviews the bravery of the troops at Sharpsburg and urges them onward as "more remains to be accomplished."
Subjects CML LEE COLLECTION