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Object Name BROADSIDE
Catalog Number CML-WWL
Collection CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION
Date ca. 1900
Scope & Content To the People of Western Virginia.

Physical Appearance: [September 14, 1862, (reprinted ca. 1900)] - "To the People of Western Virginia" - a call for volunteers to join the Confederate army. By command of Maj[or] Gen[eral] William W. Loring. H. Fitzhugh, Chief of Staff. Also contains General Orders, No. [--], Head Quarters Department of Western Virginia, Charleston, V[irgini]a, September 14, 1862 - congratulates the army on its quick march from the Southwest to Charleston and victories at Fayette C[ourt] H[ouse], Cotton Hill, and Charleston, [Virginia]. By command of Maj[or] Gen[eral] [William W.] Loring. H. Fitzhugh, Chief of Staff. 1 sheet. Marks: "Mc-587" at upper left corner. "C-749 / P&W 1529 / 1900 facsimile" at upper right corner.
Dimensions: [H]13" __[W]6.25"
Archival History The reprinted broadside was formerly located in the MC 3 Mc-587 files. Two original copies from 1862 are located in the Confederate Imprint Collection under P&W-1529.
Subjects CML MISCELLANEOUS