|Object Name||Orders, Military|
|Scope & Content||
Major Charles S. Venable to Brigadier General George H. Steuart, October 22, [1862?]
Physical Appearance: October 22, [1862?], 3 P. M. - C[harles] S[cott] Venable, to Brig[adier] Gen[era]l [George H.] Steuart, Com[mandin]g &c. - Directs Steuart to inform Col[onel] Chambliss that wagons and railroad working parties have crossed the river and he need not hold his position any longer than necessary. [By order of General Robert E. Lee] Signed, "C. S. Venable" Maj[or] & A[id] D[e] C[amp]/
|Creator||Venable, Charles S.|
|Archival History||The instructions sent from Maj. Venable to Brig. Gen. Steuart were formerly located in the MC 3 S-776 files. The instructions are listed on page 320 of Douglas S. Freeman's "Calendar of Confederate Papers," number S-16.|
Chambliss, John Randolph, Jr.
Lee, Robert E.
Steuart, George Hume
Venable, Charles S.