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Object Name Telegram
Catalog Number 1936.059.00011
Date April 17, 1865
Scope & Content General Joseph E. Johnston to General Pierre Gustave Toutant Beauregard, April 17, 1865

Physical Appearance: April 17, 1865 - General Joseph Eggleston Johnston at Dickson near Hillsboro, [North Carolina], to General Pierre Gustave Toutant Beauregard - Advises of a telegram sent to General John C. Breckinridge, requesting his presence there tonight. Asks Beauregard to tell Breckinridge to be at the railroad house about 2 miles east of town. Stresses his need to see Breckinridge before 9 A. M. tomorrow morning. (Signed) J. E. Johnston. "No. 10" at upper left corner.
Creator Johnston, Joseph Eggleston
Archival History The set of telegrams was formerly located in the MC 3 J-526a files.
People Beauregard, Pierre Gustave Toutant (P. G. T.)
Breckinridge, John Cabell
Johnston, Joseph Eggleston
Search Terms Hillsboro, North Carolina