The Resource Montpelier Guard roster

Montpelier Guard roster

Label
Montpelier Guard roster, 1851-1861
Title
Montpelier Guard roster
Inclusive dates
1851-1861
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Roster, 1851-1861, of the Montpelier Guard of Orange County, Virginia, which became Company A of the 13th Virginia Infantry regiment during the Civil War. This accession includes a list of soldier’s names, dated 1861, which correspond to a numbered page within the book which list supplies purchased by the soldiers as well as their health and military separation status. Information on rank or age are not given. Names mentioned in the book include compiler William T. Smith and Captains Champ G. Cooke, George Cullen, and Benjamin F. Nalle. This accession also includes a few pages of a weapons and parts register titled "Quarterly Register of Muskets and Appendages fabricated and delivered Military Storekeeper" dated 1851 to 1852. These include: muskets, cones, wipers, screw drivers, ball screws, spring vises, and arm chests. This book also includes an inscription on the first page describing the capturing of this book when the arsenal at Harper's Ferry was taken in April of 1861
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Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Cataloging source
VIC
Label
Montpelier Guard roster
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
1
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
The Library of Virginia
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001598417
Type of unit
v.

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