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Object Name Letter
Catalog Number 1933.080a
Date July 19, 1862
Scope & Content "J. E. B. Stuart to Maj. Gen. T[homas] J. Jackson, July 19, 1862

Physical Appearance: The letter (autographed, signed) is from Stuart to Maj. Gen. Thomas J. Jackson, dated July 19, 1862. Stuart recommends the scouting services of John S. Mosby. (See "Official Records," LI, pt. 2, 594; "Letters of J. E. B. Stuart," 258.)

Original letter from Gen. J.E.B. Stuart to Maj. Gen. T.J. Jackson, dated HdQrts Cav. Brigade 1862 July 19 - saying that John S. Mosby late 1st Lt. 1st Va. Cavalry, was to scout around the enemy - that he is reliable etc. and will possibly bring information. Some that will give proof of additional value.
Creator Stuart, James Ewell Brown, Maj. Gen.
People Jackson, Thomas Jonathan (Stonewall)
Stuart, James Ewell Brown (J. E. B.) (Jeb)