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Object Name LETTER, ORIGINAL
Catalog Number CML-TJJ.15
Collection CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION
Date 1862
Scope & Content Major General Thomas J. Jackson to Colonel Turner Ashby, March 28, 1862

Physical Appearance: March 28, 1862 - T[homas] J[onathan] Jackson, near Mount Jackson, [Virginia], to Col[onel] Turner Ashby, Com[man]d[ing] Cavalry - Advises of the availability of 300 breech-loading carbines in Lynchburg, V[irgini]a. Wants to know if Ashby wants them? Queries Ashby about enemy activities on that day. Requests daily communication. Signed, "T. J. Jackson" 1 page. Marks: "J-516" written in pencil at the upper left corner. A typed transcript is available in the folder.
Archival History The letter was formerly located in the MC 3 J-516 files.
People Ashby, Turner
Jackson, Thomas Jonathan (Stonewall)
Search Terms Shenandoah Valley Campaign, 1862
Subjects CML JACKSON COLLECTION