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Charleston (S.C.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Circular, 1865 February 15

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Scope and Contents Written from from Headquarters, Charleston, South Carolina (Department of South Carolina, Georgia and Florida). Confidential detailed directive regarding the withdrawal of troops and materials from Charleston, harbor forts, and on the defensive lines.

Circular, 1865 February 15

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Identifier: https://digitalcollections.vmi.edu/digital/collection/p15821coll11/id/4310

John J. Clarke Civil War papers

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Identifier: MS-0112
Scope and Contents This collection consists of Clarke's Civil War papers (1861-1865; 12 items). Documents include commissions, military orders, correspondence, and dispatches concerning activities in and around Charleston, South Carolina during the period of 1864-1865. One letter, dated February 4, 1865 to Colonel Clarke from Headquarters discusses proposed training of African-American troops in the Engineer Corps.

Letter from John J. Clarke to J. H. Alexander, 1864 September 1

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Scope and Contents Written from Charleston, South Carolina. Letter requests that "Co. B., 23rd Regiment South Carolina Volunteers, Elliott's Brigade, now serving near Petersburg, be ordered to report to me here, for service on boats supplying Fort Sumter."

Letter from John J. Clarke to J. H. Alexander, 1864 September 1

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Identifier: https://digitalcollections.vmi.edu/digital/collection/p15821coll11/id/4303