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Object Name REPORT
Catalog Number 1925.072.00024a-b
Collection CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION
Date November 6, 1862
Scope & Content Report and Typescript of Brigadier General Richard B. Garnett's Report on the Battle of Boonsboro to Major A. Coward, November 6, 1862

Physical Appearance:
1925.072.00024a. November 6, 1862 - R[ichard] B[rooke] Garnett, at Camp near Culpeper C[ourt] H[ouse], V[irgini]a, to Major A[sbury] Coward, A[ssistant] A[djutant] G[eneral], to Brig[adier] Gen[era]l D. R. Jones - Submits "report of the part taken by Pickett's Brigade of Gen[era]l D. R. Jones' Division, which I commanded at the battle of Boonsboro, [Maryland]." Garnett's command consisted of the 8th, 18th, 19th, 28th, and 56th Virginia Infantries. Signed "R. B. Garnett" Brig[adier] Gen[era]l Com[man]d[in]g. 6 pp. Marks: "G-390" near upper left corner of page 1.

1925.072.00024b. Typescript of first page of report available. Marks. "Camp near Culpepper C.H. Va. Nov. 6, 1862" in top right. Edits with forgotten phrases marked into text. 1 pp.


Mentions: Hagerstown, MD and Frederick, MD
Archival History Garnett's report on Boonsboro was formerly located in the MC 3 G-390 files. It was transferred to CML / Garnett in August 2002.
People Garnett, Richard Brooke
Jones, D. R.
Walker, Col.
Hunton, Eppa
Cabell, George C.
Strange, John B.
Wingfield, William L.
Stuart, William D.
Rose, Hugh
Hill, D. H.
Johnston, Elliot
Sorrel, A. C.
McClellan, Genl.
McIntire, Lieut.
Coward, A.
Longstreet, James
Subjects Battles
Battlefields
Fighting
Military camps
Military exchanges
Military intelligence
Military leadership
Military maneuvers
Military mobilizations
Military occupations
Military officers
Military personnel
Military reconnaissance
Military stations
Military tactics
Militia movements
Militias