Photograph, General John B. Floyd, former governor of Virginia and United States Secretary of War, commanded Confederate troops at the battles of Kesler's Cross Lanes and Carnifex Ferry in Nicholas County. He became embroiled in a feud over seniority of command with General Henry A. Wise while in western (West) Virginia. Boyd B. Stutler Collection, West Virginia State Archives

Photographs: 1861

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