Timeline of West Virginia: Civil War and Statehood
January 26, 1864

The Wheeling Daily Register
January 27, 1864

DISTINGUISHED ARRIVALS:Major Generals D. C. Buel{l} and lady and Brig. Gen. F. Wheaton were stopping at the M'Lure House yesterday morning. They left for the West.

Major General Jas. G. Blunt was also stopping at the M'Lure. The following gentlemen (a portion of his staff) accompany the General: Lieut. J. E. Tappan, Lieut. C. L. Gordon and Lieut. A. M'Donald. They hail from Fort Smith, Arkansas, and are now on their way to Washington City.

Timeline of West Virginia: Civil War and Statehood: January 1864

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