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Object Name LETTER
Catalog Number PC-19540701
Collection CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION
Date [1861]
Scope & Content Adjutant General Carter L. Stevenson to Brigadier General Thomas J. Jackson, August 12, 1861

Physical Appearance: August 12, 1861 - C[arter] L[ittlepage] Stevenson at A[djutant] Gen[era]l's Office, Valley Mo.(?), V[irgini]a, to Brig[adier] Gen[era]l [Thomas Jonathan] Jackson, Com[man]d[in]g, Monterey, V[irgini]a - Describes a badge worn by troops on the line to distinguish themselves from the enemy. Mentions scouts and spies at Greenbrier. Notes Gen[eral] [W. W.] Loring's desire to be advised about Col[onel] McDonald's whereabouts. Signs as "C. L. Stevenson, A[djutant] Gen[era]l." (Photograph copy, 2 pp. A photocopy (1 page) is also in the folder.)
Archival History The photograph copy of Stevenson's letter to Jackson was formerly located in the MC 3 S-777b files. A second photocopy is located in the CML / Jackson Box.
People Jackson, Thomas Jonathan (Stonewall)
Subjects CML CARTER L. STEVENSON --CML JACKSON COLLECTION