WEST VIRGINIA
ADJUTANT GENERALS' PAPERS

Union Regiments
1861-1865
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Miscellaneous Documents
(Orders, Circulars, Telegrams, Court-Martial Records [District of the Kanawha], Prisoner of War Records, Burial List)
Box 30

Folder 1 - Orders - 1861-1865 - (23 items)
Folder 2 - General Order #1 - Regarding Recruiting in West Virginia for Other States
Folder 3 - General Order #7 - Regarding Private Property (Slaves) - Grafton, Va. - 1861 - (5 copies)
Folder 4 - General Order #84 - Orders for Instructors of Tactics
Folder 5 - Special Order #39 - West Virginia Cavalry - Jan. 26, 1864
Folder 6 - Drafting of Refugees - Provost Marshall - (2 items)
Folder 7 - Gen. Jacob D. Cox - Gen. Orders - District of the Kanawha - 1862 - (18 items)
Folder 8 - Asst. Surgeon John McCurdy - 23rd OVI - District of the Kanawha - June 12, 1862
Folder 9 - Subsistence Department Orders - (2 items)
Folder 10 - Oath (blank form)
Folder 11 - Veteran Re-enlistment Announcement - 1863
Folder 12 - General Order #287 -The New Army Corps - Nov. 28, 1864 - (8 copies)
Folder 13 - First Army Corps Regulations - 1864 - (7 items)
Folder 14 - Copies of Telegrams - Adjutant General's Office to Gov. A.I. Boreman - 1863- 1864
Folder 15 - Telegrams - 1863-1864 - (14 items)
Folder 16 - Telegrams - Gen. Benjamin F. Kelley - 1863-1865 - (16 items)
Folder 17 - Telegrams from Gens. Crook, Kelley, and Wilkinson Regarding Militia - 1863- 1865 - (33 items)
Folder 18 - Advice to Governor of Virginia
Folder 19 - Soldiers Vote
Folder 20 - Official Vote On Constitution/Emancipation - (3rd & 8th [West] Virginia Regiments)
Folders 21-27 - Court-Martial Records - District of the Kanawha:
Pvt. Edward Smith - 1st Battery (McMullens') Ohio Artillery - Flat Top Mt., Va. - May 28, 1862
Pvt. Thomas J. Evans - 30th Ohio Infantry - Co. H - Flat Top, Va. - August 10, 1862
Misc. Ohio infantry and 2nd West Virginia Cavalry - Flat Top Mt., Va. - July 18, 1862
Pvt. John Walter Prince - 2nd West Virginia Cavalry - Co. K - Point Pleasant, Va. - October 8, 1862
Corp. Britton Cook - 4th West Virginia Infantry - Co. E - Point Pleasant, Va. - October 8, 1862
Pvt. Thomas Cottrill - 4th West Virginia Infantry - Co. D - Point Pleasant, Va. - October 8, 1862
Misc. Ohio Infantry and 2nd West Virginia Cavalry - Point Pleasant, Va. - October 8, 1862
Folder 28 - West Virginia Soldiers Confined at Wheeling Military Prison - August 14, 1865
Folder 29 - Union Captain - Prisoner of War - Unsigned letter regarding treatment by rebels - May 19, 1863
Folder 30 - List of Volunteer Prisoners Taken at Guyandotte and Held at Logan Court House
Folder 31 - Letter from Prisoners of War at Camp McClure - Nov. 27, 1861
Folder 32 - List of Union and Rebel Men on Crooked Creek
Folder 33 - Exchanged Prisoners of War List - Dec. 12, 1861
Folder 34 - Released Prisoner of War Letter - Samuel G. Wade - July 2, 1862
Folder 35 - List of Prisoners Taken By Capt. John P. Boggs - Roane County - Dec. 26, 1861
Folder 36 - Names of Loyal Prisoners in Richmond
Folder 37 - Evidence vs. Prisoners Bennett & Bland - Pendleton Co.
Folder 38 - Petition for the Release of Hostage Jacob Stalnaker - June 13, 1863
Folder 39 - Burial List (27 names) - Original Burial Locations - Removed to Grafton Nat. Cem.
Folder 40 - Burial List of the 9th & 14th West Virginia Infantry Regiments - (1 item)

Restrictions: The Archives does not currently have the necessary equipment to make proper photostatic copies of oversized items such as muster rolls and order, descriptive, and clothing books. Staff may determine whether an item is too large and/or too fragile to copy.

To order copies or obtain further information about the collection, contact Terry Lowry at (304) 558-0230. There is a minimum, non-refundable research fee of $15.00 for out-of-state residents and $5.00 for in-state residents.


Union Regiments

West Virginia Archives and History