Timeline of West Virginia: Civil War and Statehood
February 28, 1865

Wheeling Daily Intelligencer
March 1, 1865

IN TOWN.:Capt. Thos. H. Norton, 15th U.S. Infantry, of this city, arrived yesterday from Look Out Mountain, where he was through Sherman's campaign as far as Atlanta. He is now sent north on recruiting service, and is ordered to report at the headquarters of his regiment at Newport, Rhode Island.

J.H. Diss Debar, Esq, of Doddridge county, Commissioner of Immigration for this State, arrived last evening.

Timeline of West Virginia: Civil War and Statehood: February 1865

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