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Child of the Rebellion: West Virginia Sesquicentennial
Civil War Union Militia Correspondence

H.J. Samuels
Va Wheeling

Charles Russell reports [unreadable] at Spencer [unreadable] surrender of Col Ruthone call for aid at Ravenswood I have none to send I have ordered the militia to Charleston the next part [?] he attacks us I think


J.A.J. Lightburn

Transcription by Brittani Lynch, undergraduate student enrolled in Dr. Billy Joe Peyton’s Fall 2010 “Introduction to Public History” at West Virginia State University

Militia Box 10, Folder 1

West Virginia Archives and History