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Van Dorn, Earl 1820-1863

Overview
Works: 93 works in 120 publications in 1 language and 3,228 library holdings
Genres: History  Military history  Rules  Trials, litigation, etc  Maps  Records and correspondence  Sources  Personal narratives‡vConfederate  Anecdotes  Diaries 
Roles: Author
Classifications: E487, 094.08
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General orders by Confederate States of America( Book )

2 editions published between 1861 and 1862 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Circular by Confederate States of America( Book )

1 edition published in 1861 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

General orders, no. 9 by Confederate States of America( Book )

2 editions published in 1862 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Records of the War Department, Collection of Confederate records, record group no. 109 by Confederate States of America( Book )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Papers by Braxton Bragg( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letter books, official and personal communications, reports, orders, and memoranda relating to Bragg's Confederate Army campaigns and to his service as adviser to Confederate President Jefferson Davis. A few of the papers relate to the Mexican War, to Bragg's post-Civil War career as a civil and railroad engineer, and to Bragg's funeral
General orders, no. 5 by Confederate States of America( Book )

1 edition published in 1861 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samuel W. Richey Confederate Collection by Samuel W Richey( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Primarily correspondence of Jefferson Davis, his cabinet officers, and Confederate military officers, from 1861 through 1865
Edward Clark letter to Earl Van Dorn by Edward Clark( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Autograph letter, signed, from Edward Clark, dated Austin, June 8th, 1861, to Col. Earl Van Dorn. Governor Clark requests that a company in Henderson County be supplied with arms
Head quarters, Dep't. of S. Miss. and E. La. Vicksburg, Miss., July 4, 1862. : General orders, no. 11 by Confederate States of America( Book )

1 edition published in 1862 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Papers of Fitzhugh Lee by Fitzhugh Lee( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection contains letters, commissions, orders, notes, reports, and clippings pertaining to Lee's service in the U.S. cavalry in the West and in the C.S.A. cavalry. Post-Civil War material includes correspondence, speeches, and clippings about Civil War incidents and leaders, especially James Longstreet and the battle of Gettysburg. Other material concerns his travels, his service as consul-general at Havana during the Cuban revolution and in the Spanish American War
Earl Van Dorn papers by Earl Van Dorn( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Letters and telegrams relating to troop movements, supplies and ammunition, the location of enemy gunboats and the capture of prisoners. Sent primarily from Camp Moore, La., Chattanooga, Tenn., and Vicksburg and Jackson, Miss. Includes letters received by Van Dorn while in Mississippi. Correspondents include John C. Breckinridge and Daniel Ruggles
Papers of Robert E. Lee by Robert E Lee( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Special orders no. 5 by Confederate States of America( Book )

1 edition published in 1862 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Letters of Robert E. Lee by Robert E Lee( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Topics also include military life at Cockspur Island and Savannah, Ga., Fort Monroe, Va., and St. Louis, Mo.; Lee's surveying work and building fortifications; concerns about the engineering corps; surveying the Ohio-Michigan border and Missouri; his travels in Missouri; Charles Gratiot's dismissal from Army; and a recruiting trip
Map of western Virginia by W. L Nicholson( )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This map was apparently captured by Confederate cavalry under the command of Maj. Gen. Earl Van Dorn during a raid on the Union arsenal at Holly Springs, Miss., in December 1862, and forwarded to the Confederate Engineer's Office in Richmond, Va
[Letters, 1844-1867] by Camille de Polignac( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Official reports of battles, embracing the defence of Vicksburg by Confederate States of America( Book )

2 editions published in 1863 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Samuel Cooper letter to John Munroe and printed copies of General Order No. 17 by Samuel Cooper( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Letter from Samuel Cooper to Col. John Munroe, Tampa, Fla., dated Washington, November 7, 1854. Marked "Confidential." Cooper is sorry to hear of Munroe's ill health and hopes he will recuperate in the mild climate of Florida. He and the Secretary would like to send an executive officer to carry out Munroe's instructions to aid in his recovery; however, the Secretary will not press on the matter against Munroe's wishes. They wish to hear from his at his earliest convenience. Two printed copies of General Order No. 17, issued November 7, 1861, at Richmond, Va., pertaining to medical discharges. One has Brig. Gen. J.A. Early written at bottom, the other Gen. Van Dorn
 
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Alternative Names
Dorn, Earl Van 1820-1863

Earl Van Dorn Amerikaans militair (1820-1863)

Earl Van Dorn generale statunitense

Earl Van Dorn Generalmajor der Konföderation im Amerikanischen Bürgerkrieg

Ван Дорн, Эрл

アール・ヴァン・ドーン

Languages
English (66)

Covers
The tarnished cavalier : Major General Earl Van Dorn, C.S.A.