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  • Records, 1859-1901, of Company F, 21st Virginia Infantry, and the Company F Association. Section one includes correspondence and records of F Company Association. Most of the letters are addressed to Robert A. Brock, historian for the company. Included are clippings, copies of the company military records for the years 1859 and 1860, a pencil sketch of the mess ground at Camp Game Point (Va.), May 1861, signatures of survivors, and a copy of an excerpt from the Civil War diary of Tucker Randolph, Apr. 1861- Oct. 1863
  • Section two contains military records of the 21st Regiment Virginia Infantry, Company F. Includes muster rolls, certificates of identity, passes, orders, letters, and court martial records. Other regimental records chiefly relate to transfers, leaves of absences, AWOL, etc. Also included are individual records of the 1st Regiment and other companies of the 21st Regiment of Virginia Infantry. There are individual reports and dispatches relating to the Regiment's operations during the 2nd Shenandoah Valley Campaign (1862)
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Biographical or historical data
  • Company F was organized in 1859 as a volunteer militia company of light infantry. Soon after its organization, the company entered the 1st Regiment of Virginia Volunteers. In Apr. 1861 it was removed from the 1st Virginia and later assigned to the 21st Virginia Infantry Regiment, which was attached to the Second Brigade, Jackson's Division, Second Corps, Army of Northern Virginia.
  • An association of surviving members of Company F was formed in Richmond at the end of the war. In 1876, the organization adopted the articles of association and was established as F Company Association, with Charles R. Skinker as president and Robert Alonzo Brock as secretary.
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Funding information
Filming funded by The Library of Virginia Foundation with the support of The Roller-Bottimore Foundation and The Robins Foundation.
Location of originals duplicates
The Huntington Library;
  • This collection forms part of the Robert Alonzo Brock Collection at The Huntington Library, San Marino, California
  • The Robert Alonzo Brock Collection was filmed by The Huntington Library in cooperation with The Library of Virginia with funding provided by The Library of Virginia Foundation with the support of The Roller-Bottimore Foundation and The Robins Foundation
  • Microfilmed as arranged by The Huntington Library
Base of film
safety base polyester
  • The Library of Virginia
black and white
Emulsion on film
silver halide
service copy
Immediate source of acquisition
The Library of Virginia Foundation, The Roller-Bottimore Foundation, and The Robins Foundation
Organization method
Organized into the following series: 1. Records of Company F Association; 2. Records of the 21st Virginia Infantry Regiment, Company F.
Positive negative aspect
low reduction ratio
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Specific material designation
microfilm reel
Terms governing use
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