The War of the Rebellion: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union And Confederate Armies. Series 4, Volume 2.

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Records of the War of the Rebellion include copies of army correspondence (reports, letters, telegrams, and general orders) from both the Union and Confederate Armies discussing their operations. The fourth series, according to the preface in Series 1, Volume 1, "will exhibit the correspondence, orders, reports, and returns of the Confederate authorities similar to that indicated for the Union officials, as of the third series, but excluding the correspondence between the Union and Confederate authorities given in that series" (p. iv). On pages 1177-1178, there is a list of alternate names/designations of organizations mentioned in the text; index starts on ... continued below

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vii, 1131 p. ; 23 cm.

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United States. War Department. 1900.

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  • Main Title: The War of the Rebellion: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union And Confederate Armies. Series 4, Volume 2.
  • Serial Title: The War of the Rebellion: Army Records
  • Alternate Title: 56th Congress, 1st Session. House of Representatives. Document No. 658.

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Records of the War of the Rebellion include copies of army correspondence (reports, letters, telegrams, and general orders) from both the Union and Confederate Armies discussing their operations. The fourth series, according to the preface in Series 1, Volume 1, "will exhibit the correspondence, orders, reports, and returns of the Confederate authorities similar to that indicated for the Union officials, as of the third series, but excluding the correspondence between the Union and Confederate authorities given in that series" (p. iv). On pages 1177-1178, there is a list of alternate names/designations of organizations mentioned in the text; index starts on page 1079.

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vii, 1131 p. ; 23 cm.

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"Series IV--Volume II."

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War of the Rebellion

Official records of the Union and Confederate Armies containing four series of volumes covering military operations in the field, prisoners of war, and materials from Union and Confederate authorities.

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The War of the Rebellion: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union And Confederate Armies. Additions and Corrections to Series 4, Volume 2. (Pamphlet)

The War of the Rebellion: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union And Confederate Armies. Additions and Corrections to Series 4, Volume 2.

Errata sheets for the Records of the War of the Rebellion include additions and corrections to the text and the index for Series 4, Volume 2.

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  • 1900

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  • July 1862 - December 1863

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United States. War Department. The War of the Rebellion: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union And Confederate Armies. Series 4, Volume 2., book, 1900; Washington D.C.. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth139261/: accessed December 12, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.