Correspondence – USA Private

Soldiers

“4th”, 4th Maine Infantry, On the Battle and Retreat, With Regimental Casualties

“A,” Co. I, 2nd Wisconsin, On the March, Blackburn’s Ford, Battle, and Retreat

Albert, Co. G, 3rd Maine Volunteer Infantry, On the Battle

G. S. A., Co, C, 3rd Maine Infantry, On the Capt. W. E. Jarvis in the Battle

G. W. B.,  Co. C, 3rd Connecticut Volunteers, On the Battle

Capt. William H. Baird, Co. H, 38th New York Infantry, On the Battle

Maj. Sullivan Ballou, 2nd Rhode Island Volunteers, to his Wife

Capt. Henry Alanson Barnum, Co. I, 12th New York Infantry, On Blackburn’s Ford (1)

Capt. Henry Alanson Barnum, Co. I, 12th New York Infantry, On the March and Blackburn’s Ford (2)

Capt. Henry Alanson Barnum, Co. I, 12th New York Infantry, On the Battle and Retreat (3)

Surgeon Norman S. Barnes, 27th New York Infantry, On the Retreat

Pvt. William Barrett, U. S. Marine Battalion, On the Battle

Pvt. Edward H. Bassett, Co. G., 1st Minnesota Infantry, On the Battle (1)

Pvt. Edward H. Bassett, Co. G., 1st Minnesota Infantry, On the Battle (2)

Pvt. Caleb H. Beal, Co. H, 14th New York State Militia, On the Battle

Leonard Belding, Co. K, 2nd Rhode Island Infantry, On the Battle

Dr. Luther V. Bell, Surgeon, 11th Massachusetts Infantry, On the Battle

Col. Hiram Berry, 4th ME Infantry, On the March to Manassas and the Battle

Lieutenant Lucius L. Bolles,  Co. A, 3rd Connecticut Volunteers, On the Battle

Pvt. Samuel Bond, Co. I, 71st New York State Militia, Last Letter

Hospital Steward Daniel W. Bosley, Co. E, 27th New York Infantry, On the Battle

Pvt. Augustus E. Bronson, Co. I, 3rd Connecticut Infantry, On the Advance and Blackburn’s Ford

Pvt. Duncan L. Brown, Co. E, 27th New York Infantry, On the Battle and Retreat

Pvt. John Clay Brown, 14th Brooklyn, on his Return to the Battlefield

Pvt. George Coles Brown, Co. A, 3rd Connecticut Infantry, On the Battle

Lt. Col. William H. Browne, 31st New York Infantry, On the Campaign

Sgt. Mark J. Bunnell, Co. B, 13th New York Infantry, On the Battle

Sgt. Mark J. Bunnell, Co. B, 13th New York Infantry, On the Aftermath of the Battle

Lieut. William H. Burnett, Co. C, 14th NYSM, On the Battle

Corp. Alfred W. Burnham, Co. C, 2nd New Hampshire Infantry, On the Battle and His Wounding

Pvt. John W. Burrows, Co. D, 27th New York Infantry, On the Battle

Pvt. Worcester Burrows, Co. C, 27th New York Infantry, On the Battle and the Retreat

Pvt. Robert Porter Bush, Co. D, 12th New York Infantry, On Blackburn’s Ford

Byron, 13th New York Infantry, On Blackburn’s Ford

“C”, Co. K, 27th New York Infantry, On the March and the Retreat

“C.”, 2nd Wisconsin, On the Battle

A [?.] C., Co. A, 13th New York Infantry, On the Battle and Retreat

Pvt. Alexander Campbell, Co. F, 79th NY, Describes the Battle to His Wife

“Canonicus”, 2nd Rhode Island Infantry (?), On the March to Manassas (1)

Pvt. Alexander Carolin, Co. A, 69th NYSM, On the Battle

Pvt. James A. Coburn, Co. K, 38th New York Infantry, On the Battle, Wounding, and Imprisonment

Pvt. Richard F. Cole, Co. H, 14th New York State Militia, On the Campaign

Pvt. Henry Harrison Comer, Co. A, 1st Ohio Infantry, On the Battle

Pvt. Wilbur D. Cook, Co. E, 13th New York Infantry, On the Return of the Regiment from the Field

Pvt. John Alden Copeland, Co. G, 27th New York Infantry, On the Battle and Retreat

Col. Michael Corcoran’s Account of His Capture

M. Crosbie, Co. E, 69th NYSM, On the Battle

Pvt. John W. Day, Co. H, 1st Massachusetts, On the March, Blackburn’s Ford, and the Battle

“DeW”, 1st Rhode Island Infantry, On the March to Manassas

“DeW”, 1st Rhode Island Infantry, On the Battle (1)

“DeW”, 1st Rhode Island Infantry, On the Battle (2)

Sgt. Harrison Dewey, Co. E, 2nd Vermont Infantry, On the Campaign

Capt. Calvin S. DeWitt, Co. I, 38th New York Infantry, On the Battle

Pvt. Edward P. Doherty, Co. A, 71st New York State Militia, On the Battle, Capture, and Escape – With Casualty List

Pvt. John E. Donovan, Co. B, 2nd Wisconsin, On His Wounding In the Battle

Pvt. George W. Doty, Co. F, 2nd Vermont Infantry, On the Battle

Lt. James P. Drouillard, Aide to Maj. George Sykes, U. S. Regular Battalion, On the Battle

H. J. E., 5th Maine, On the Battle

Ed, 12th New York Infantry, on Blackburn’s Ford

Pvt. Charles N. Elliott, Co. D, 27th New York Infantry, On the Battle

John Ellis and the 71st NY at Bull Run

Dr. P. W. Ellsworth, Connecticut Brigade, On the Battle

Corp. Samuel J. English, Co. D, 2nd Rhode Island Infantry, On the Advance, Battle, and Retreat

J. J. F., 69th New York State Militia, On the Battle 

Pvt. Charles W. Farrand, Co. F, 1st Michigan Infantry, On the Battle

Pvt George Field*, Co. H, 2nd Maine Infantry, On the Battle and Retreat

Capt. Richard Fitzgibbon, Co. H, 1st Connecticut Volunteers, On the Campaign

Sgt. Charles W. Fletcher, Co. F, 2nd New Hampshire Infantry, On the Battle and Retreat

Lt. Walter M. Fleming, Co. G (1st), 13th New York Infantry*, On His Brother’s Return to Washington

Sgt. William L. Fleming, Co. G (1st), 13th New York Infantry*, On the Battle

W. H. Foote, Co. D, 2nd Wisconsin, On the Battle

Sgt. Abraham Ford, Co. H, 2nd Vermont Infantry, On the Battle

Pvt. Frederick Fowler, Co. D, 27th New York Infantry, On the Battle

Capt. Frederick Frye, Infantry Co. D, 3rd Connecticut Infantry, On the Battle and Retreat

Lt. Eugene P. Fuller, Co. K, 13th New York Infantry, On the Battle

Capt. Silas M. Fuller, Co. K, 4th Maine Infantry, On the Battle

Cpl. John Fulton, Co. L (Engineers), 14th New York State Militia, On the Campaign

“G.”, 2nd Connecticut Volunteers, On the 91Battle

J. H. G., Co. H, 71st NYSM, On the Battle (1)

J. H. G., Co. H, 71st NYSM, On the Battle (2)

Sgt. William H. Garrison, Co. I, 71st New York State Militia, On the Battle and Company Casualties

Pvt. Franklin E. Gates, Co. G, 12th New York Infantry, On Blackburn’s Ford and the Battle

“Georgie,” Co. I, 71st New York State Militia, On the Battle and Retreat

Lt. Edwin S. Gilbert, Co. D, 13th New York Infantry, On the Battle

Pvt. Oliver S. Glenn, Co. A, 2nd Ohio Infantry (Regimental Band), On the Battle

Pvt. John Glennon (Glennen) Co. I, 79th New York Infantry, On the Battle

Pvt. Ezra C. Goodwin*, Co. D, 2nd New Hampshire Infantry, On the March, Battle, and Retreat

Pvt. John E. Goundry, Co. B, 1st Minnesota Infantry, On the Battle

Pvt. Thomas Green, Co. B, 11th Massachusetts Volunteers, On the Battle

Pvt. Ezra Greene, Co. H, 2nd Rhode Island Volunteer Infantry, On the Battle

Fifer Sherman Greig, Co. A 13th New York Infantry, On the Campaign

Capt. Simon Goodell Griffin, Co. B, 2nd New Hampshire Infantry, On the Battle

“H”, Co. C, 1st Rhode Island Infantry, On the Battle

Pvt. John C. Hallock, Co. A, 38th New York Infantry, On the Battle

Surgeon Frank Hamilton, 31st NY, to The American Medical Times

Lt. Samuel M. Harmon, Co. I, 27th New York Infantry, On the Battle and Retreat

Pvt. Samuel S. Hersey, Jr., Co. K, 4th Maine Infantry, On the Battle

Pvt. Clarence D. Hess, Co. B, 13th New York Infantry, On the Battle

Pvt. Louis. L. Hingle, Co. E, 14th N. Y. S. M., On the Battle

2nd Lt. Robert Hitchcock, USMC to His Parents on the Eve of Battle

Pvt. Anson Hobart, Co. G (1st) F, 13th New York Infantry, On the Battle

Sgt. William P. Holden, Co. H, 2nd Maine Infantry, On the Battle

Pvt. Charles Henry Howard*, Col O. O. Howard’s Brigade Staff, On the Battle and Retreat

Surgeon George H. Hubbard, 2nd New Hampshire Infantry, Casualty List for the Regiment

Capt. Robert B. Jordan, Co. A, 14th New York State Militia, On Lt. Col. Edward B. Fowler in the Battle

Major Charles Herbert Joyce, 2nd Vermont, On the Battle

“Juvenis,” Battery A (Reynolds), 1st Rhode Island Light Artillery, On the Battle and Retreat

2nd Lt. Gustav Kast, Co. A, 2nd Michigan Infantry, On Blackburn’s Ford

Pvt. James Kelley, Co. G, 2nd Maine Infantry, On the Battle and Retreat

Sgt. John S. King, Co. D, 18th New York Infantry, On the Campaign

Lt. Edward Burgin Knox Co. A, 11th New York at Bull Run

J. B. L., Co. F, 2nd Vermont Infantry, On the Battle

Pvt. Harry Lazarus, Co. G, 11th New York Infantry, On the Battle

Pvt. Joseph Leavitt, Co. G, 5th Maine, On the Battle (1)

Pvt. Joseph Leavitt, Co. G, 5th Maine, On the Battle (2)

Pvt. Henry W. Link, Co. E, 11th New York Infantry, On the Battle

Sgt. Lincoln Litchfield, Co. A, 3rd Maine Volunteer Infantry, On the Campaign

Surgeon Charles W. Le Boutillier, 1st Minnesota Infantry, On the Battle and Captivity

Sgt. Frank L. Lemont, Co. E, 5th Maine Infantry, On the Battle

Asst. Quartermaster Ensign Jacob Leonard, 38th New York Infantry, On the Battle

Capt. Milo W. Locke, Co. F, 12th New York Infantry, On the March and Blackburn’s Ford

Pvt. Michael P. Long, Co. E, 3rd Michigan Infantry, On the Battle

C. A. M., Co. B, 2nd New Hampshire Infantry, On the Eve of the Campaign

Sgt. Charles McFadden, Co. K, 79th New York Infantry, On the Battle

Pvt. William H. McMahon, Co. G, 27th New York Infantry, On the Retreat

Pvt. Thomas McQuade, Co. F, 69th New York State Militia, On Blackburn’s Ford and the Battle

Lieut. Col. Stephen A. Miller, 1st Minnesota Infantry, On the Battle

Lt. Col. Stephen Miller, 1st Minnesota Infantry, On the March to Centreville

Corp. George M. Morris, Co. B, 13th New York Infantry, On the Battle

Pvt. John H. Morrison, Co. H, 38th New York Infantry, On the Battle

Chaplain Reverend Edward D. Neill, 1st Minnesota Infantry, On the Battle

Chaplain Edward Duffield Neill*, 1st Minnesota Infantry, On the Regiment’s Casualties

Pvt. William Nixon, Co. A, 1st Minnesota Infantry, On the Battle

Capt. Adolph Nolte, Co. C, 13th New York Infantry, On the Battle

Capt. Adolph Nolte, Co. C, 13th New York Infantry, On the March and Blackburn’s Ford

Thomas D. Norris, Co. A, 69th NYSM, On the Battle

Sgt. Albert G. Northrup, Co. D, 27th New York Infantry, On the Battle and Retreat

Observer, U. S. Marine Battalion, On the Battle

Pvt. John. W. Odlin, Co. B, 2nd New Hampshire Infantry, On the Campaign

Lt. Patrick O’Rorke’s Account of the Campaign

Lt. Patrick H. O’Rorke, ADC to Brig. Gen. Daniel Tyler, On the Aftermath, with Biographical Sketch

Pvt. Peter W. Ostrander, Engineer Corps, 14th N. Y. S. M., On the Battle

W. B. P., 12th New York Infantry, On Blackburn’s Ford

Maj. Buel Palmer, 16th New York Infantry, On the Battle

2nd Lieut. Charles E. Palmer, Co. F, 2nd Connecticut Infantry, On the Battle and Retreat

2nd Lieut. Charles E. Palmer, Co. F, 2nd Connecticut Infantry, On the Advance and Blackburn’s Ford

Pvt. Robert S. Parker, Co. G (1st)*, 13th New York Infantry, On the Death of Pvt. Ferdinand Willson

Lieut. Warren H. Parmenter, Co. D, 2nd New Hampshire Infantry, On the Battle and Retreat

Lt. Joab N. Patterson, Co. H, 2nd New Hampshire Infantry, On the Battle

Pvt. Delos Payne, Co. D, 27th New York Infantry, On the Battle

Letter to Pvt. Albert Penno, Co. D, 1st RI

“Pequot,” 2nd New York State Militia, On the Campaign

Pvt. Edward F. Phelps, Co. G, 5th Massachusetts Infantry, On the Campaign

Pvt. John T. Phillips, Co. A, 2nd Ct Infantry, On the Wounding of James F. Wilkinson 

Pvt. John T. Phillips, Co. A, 2nd Connecticut Infantry, On the Battle

Charles H. Pierce, Co. D, Marine Battalion, On the Eve of the Battle

Corp. William Pittenger, Company G, 2nd Ohio Volunteer Infantry, On the Campaign

Pvt. George Plaskett, Co. E, 14th New York State Militia, On the Battle

Pvt. Leonard Powell, Co. D, 2nd Wisconsin, On the Battle

G. H. Price, 14th New York State Militia, On the Campaign

Private, Co. A*, 1st Minnesota Infantry, On the Battle and Retreat

Private (2), Co. A, 1st Minnesota Infantry, On the Return to Washington and Incidents of the Battle

Lt. Israel H. Putnam, Co. G (1st), 13th New York Infantry*, On the Battle

“Q”, 5th Maine, On the Battle

“R”,  5th Massachusetts Infantry, On the Battle

“R.”, Co. K, 69th NYSM, On the Battle

Pvt. Jeremiah Rathbun, Co. E, 2nd Rhode Island Infantry, On the Battle

Sgt. Hugh R. “Rennie” Richardson, Co. F, 2nd New Hampshire Infantry, On the Battle

Pvt. James Rorty, Co. G, 69th NYSM, On the Battle, Imprisonment, and Escape

Capt. Jerome Rowe, Co. A, 32nd New York Infantry, On the Retreat

John Valentine Ruehle,  Co. A, 2nd Michigan Infantry, On the Campaign

Officers’ Clerk George L. Russell, 38th New York Infantry, On the Battle

“P. J. R.”, Co. D, 69th NYSM, On the Fight at Blackburn’s Ford and the Battle

Richard, 8th New York State Militia, On the Battle

J. S.*, Co. H, 14th N. Y. S. M., On the Battle

J. A. S., 11th New York Infantry, On the Campaign

“Sergeant”, 2nd Rhode Island Battery, On the Battle

Pvt. Mattison C. Sanborn, Co. A, 2nd New Hampshire Infantry, On the March and Battle

Pvt. Joseph Sands, Co. A, 14th New York State Militia, On the Battle

Sgt. George F. Saunders, Co. D, 2nd Wisconsin, On the Battle

Pvt. Daniel A. Sharpe, Co. A, 13th New York Infantry, On the Battle

Lieutenant John P. Shaw, Co. F, 2nd Rhode Island Infantry, On the Battle

Col. W. T. Sherman, to His Wife, On Preparations to March (1)

Col. W. T. Sherman, to His Wife, On Preparations to March (2)

Col. W. T. Sherman, to His Brother, On Preparations to March

Col. W. T. Sherman, to His Wife, On Blackburn’s Ford

Col. W. T. Sherman, to His Brother, On Blackburn’s Ford

Col. W. T. Sherman, to His Wife, On the Battle

2nd Lt. Fred W. Shipman, Co. F, 38th New York Infantry, On the Battle

Pvt. David Sloane, Co. E, 1st Connecticut Infantry, On Blackburn’s Ford

Corporal Benjamin Freeman Smart, Co. D, 2nd Maine, on The Battle

Pvt. George L. Smith, Co. C, 1st Minnesota Infantry, On the Battle

Sgt. Lyman H. Smith, Co. E, 2nd Wisconsin, On the Battle

Corp. William E. Smith, Co. E, 2nd Rhode Island Infantry, On the Battle

Capt. Thomas Snow, Co.F, 2nd New Hampshire Infantry, On the Battle (Casualty List)

“Soldier,” 16th New York Infantry, On the Battle and Retreat

Pvt. Benjamin Franklin Spencer, Co. D, 27th New York Infantry, On the Battle

John Stacom, Co. E, 69th NYSM, On the Battle

Capt. William L. B. Stears, Co. E, 14th New York State Militia, On Company Casualties

Major Josiah Stevens, Jr., 2nd New Hampshire Infantry, On the Battle

“Stephen”, 2nd Maine Infantry, On the Battle

Pvt. Mortimer Stimpson*, 1st Minnesota Infantry, On the Battle

Lt. John H. Styles, Co. A, 14th New York State Militia, On the Fate of Col. Alfred M. Wood

Cpl. Joseph S. Sweatt, Co. E, 2nd New Hampshire Infantry, On the Battle (1)

Cpl. Joseph S. Sweatt, Co. E, 2nd New Hampshire Infantry, On the Battle (2)

Sgt. Eldon A. Tilden, Co. D*, 2nd Vermont Infantry, On the Battle, Retreat, and Sun-Stroke

“Tockwotton”, 2nd Rhode Island Infantry, On the March to Manassas (1)

“Tockwotton”, 2nd Rhode Island Infantry, On the March to Manassas (2)

“Tockwotton”, 2nd Rhode Island Infantry, On the March to Manassas (3)

“Tockwotton”, 2nd Rhode Island Infantry, On the Battle

“Tockwotton”, 2nd Rhode Island Infantry, On the Battle’s Toll

“Corporal Trim,” 2nd New Hampshire Infantry, On the Advance

Pvt. George Trimble, Co. F, 13th New York Infantry, On the Battle

Typo, Co. B, 5th Maine Volunteer Infantry, On the Battle

Unknown, 5th Maine, On the Battle

Unknown, Co. D, 5th Maine Infantry, On the Battle and Retreat

Unknown, Co. B, 5th Maine Volunteer Infantry, On the Battle and Retreat

Unknown, 5th Massachusetts Infantry, On the Battle

Unknown, Co. I,  5th Massachusetts Infantry, On the Battle

Unknown, 2nd NYSM, On the Battle

Unknown, Co. E, 13th New York Infantry, On the Battle

Unknown, 32nd New York Infantry, On the Battle

Unknown, Co. K, 38th New York Infantry, On the Battle

Unknown, 71st New York State Militia, On the Battle

Unknown, 79th New York Infantry, On the Battle, Retreat, and Aftermath

Unknown, 1st Rhode Island Infantry, On the Battle

Unknown, Co. C, 1st Rhode Island Infantry, On the March to Manassas

Unknown, 2nd Rhode Island Battery, On the Battle (1)

Unknown, Co. K, 2nd Vermont Infantry, On the Battle

Unknown Captain, 2nd New York State Militia, On the March to Manassas, the Battle, and the Retreat

Unknown Captain*, 2nd Vermont Infantry, On the Battle and Retreat

Unknown Irishman, Co. B, 2nd Vermont Infantry, On the Battle and Retreat

Unknown Officer, 1st Minnesota, On the Battle

Unknown Officer, Co. C, 1st Rhode Island Infantry, On the March to Manassas

Unknown Officer , Co. C, 1st Rhode Island Infantry, On the Battle

Unknown Officer, 2nd Rhode Island Infantry, On the Aftermath of Fighting on Matthews Hill

Unknown Pvt., 3rd Connecticut Infantry, On the Battle and Retreat

Unknown Sgt., Co. K, 38th New York Infantry, On the Battle

J. A. V., 16th New York Infantry, On the Battle

Sgt. John Vliet, Co. D, 14th New York State Militia, On the Battle and Retreat

“W”, 2nd Vermont Infantry, On the March to Manassas

“W”, 2nd Vermont Infantry, Sets the Record Straight

“W”, Co. I, 5th Massachusetts Infantry, On the Battle and Retreat

“W”, Co. E, 13th New York Infantry, On the Sick Left Behind in Camp

“W”, Co. G (1st), 13th New York Infantry, On the Battle

E. T. W., 14th New York State Militia, On the Retreat and Aftermath

Lieut. Prentice B. Wager, Co. I, 32nd New York Infantry, On the Campaign

Col. Ezra L. Walrath, 12th New York Infantry, On Blackburn’s Ford (1)

Col. Ezra L. Walrath, 12th New York Infantry, On Blackburn’s Ford (2)

Sgt. James A. Ward, Co. E, 2nd Rhode Island Infantry, On the Battle and Company Casualties

Major Alexander Warner, 3rd Connecticut Infantry, On Dr. John McGregor at the Battle

Lt . Luther C. Warner, Co. C, 1st Rhode Island Infantry, On the Battle

Cpl. Guilford Wiley Wells, Co. G, 27th New York Infantry, In the Battle and Retreat

Pvt. William Ray Wells, 12th NY, on Action at Blackburn’s Ford (1)

Pvt. William Ray Wells, 12th NY, on Action at Blackburn’s Ford (2)

Pvt. Thomas Westcott. Co. F, 13th New York Infantry, On the Battle and Retreat

Lieutenant Rinaldo B. Wiggin, Co. A, 2nd Maine Infantry, On the Battle

Captain Alexander Wilkin, Co. A, 1st MN, On the Battle

Col. Orlando B. Willcox, On the March to Manassas

Chaplain Junius M. Willey, 3rd Connecticut Volunteers, On the Battle

Capt. Henry B. Williams, Co. H (1st), 13th New York Infantry, On the Battle

Pvt. Charles Winters, Co. D, 27th New York Infantry, On the Battle and Retreat

Pvt. Miles O. Wright, Co. B, 13th New York Infantry, On the Battle

2nd Lieut. Harrison D. F. Young, Co. F, 2nd New Hampshire Infantry, On the Battle

Civilians

Charles Francis Adams, Jr., On the Consequences of the Defeat

S. A., Personal Secretary to Secretary of the Senate, On Washington After the Battle

Edward S. Barrett, Civilian, On the Battle (1)

Edward S. Barrett, Civilian, On the Battle (2)

Rev. Clement M. Butler, D. D., On the “Manacle” Story and Public Sentiment After the Battle

T. H. C., On the 2nd Vermont Infantry In the Battle

William Augustus Croffut, On Sudley Church Hospital During the Battle

Andrew E. Elmore, On the 2nd Wisconsin After the Battle

Uncle of E. J. Goodspeed, A Civilian’s Eyewitness Account of the Battle

Elizabeth Blair Lee on the Battle

George Palmer Putnam, Publisher, On the Retreat, With Incidents of the Battle

Senator, On the Wounding of Col. Gilman Marston, 2nd New Hampshire Infantry

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15 09 2011
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[…] letters written to hometown newspapers, similar to the letters you can find here and here. This is great stuff. Now, you can find countless other micro-histories just like this, as long as […]

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