Photograph, Confederate General Albert Gallatin Jenkins resigned from the Confederate Congress on August 5. On August 24 his forces left Union and set out through western Virginia to the Ohio River. During this raid they captured Weston on August 31, Spencer on September 2, and Ravenswood on September 4. He was driven out of the Kanawha Valley on October 31. Library of Congress

Photographs: 1862

West Virginia Archives and History