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Echols, John

Overview
Works: 25 works in 29 publications in 1 language and 127 library holdings
Genres: History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: E475.76,
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Most widely held works by John Echols
Report of Brigadier General Echols, of the battle of Droop Mountain by Confederate States of America( Book )

5 editions published in 1864 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Papers of the McCue family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Topics of general interest are life at Randolph-Macon College in the 1830s; slavery, including hires, pre-war emancipations, a law suit and sales; sectionalism and efforts to preserve the Union; professor William E. Peters and the University of Virginia; the Lynchburg Fire Hose Insurance Company; Claudius Crozet, railroad construction and inventions; Jedidiah Hotchkiss' plans for opening a school; the Civil War, particularly in western Virginia and the Valley, including John B. Floyd's retreat from Carnifex Ferry; and secession and reconstruction in Virginia, particularly in Nelson County
with Jefferson Davis by Robert E Lee( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This is a collection of the confidential dispatches written by General Robert E. Lee to President Jefferson Davis during 1862-1865. Many items were included in Douglas S. Freeman's LEE'S CONFIDENTIAL DISPATCHES TO DAVIS, 1862-1865, and/or Clifford Dowdey and Louis H. Manarin's THE WARTIME PAPERS OF R.E. LEE. Several letters are from Lee to individuals other than Davis
Letters by John Echols and W. Fearing Gill( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Include letter, 1867 June 4, John Echols, Staunton, Va., to the "Richmond Whig" requesting publication of an announcement that James L. Kemper will not be speaking at the Washington College commencement
Papers of James D. Johnston by James D Johnston( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Topics of interest in the correspondence include a steamer trip up the Missouri River to Montana territory, 1867; opportunites in Ray County, Mo., 1836; Emory and Henry College, 1845; militia movements in southwest, Va., 1861; a mission to Lynchburg, Va., in 1865; a brief mention of slave sales, 1856; and the estate of Edward Hale of Portland Oregon, 1874
 
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Alternative Names
John Echols Amerikaans advocaat (1823-1896)

John Echols amerikansk advokat

John Echols Politiker und General der Konföderierten im Amerikanischen Bürgerkrieg

Джон Эчолс

Languages
English (29)