Newspaper

Date:
1865-1865

The New Orleans Times from March 12, 1865 Eight Page folio. Articles featuring accounts of General Sheridan's victories in the Shenandoah Valley against General Early, and the capture of Early's force. Includes a series of letters from General Grant to Secretary of War Stanton describing the Battles in the Shenandoah. Also, reports on the capture of Fort White and Georgetown South Carolina. Inside includes article on the military movements inside Richmond meant to "current the impending flood of Union troops."

Description (physical):

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Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Identifier:
2004.002.008
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier