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Major General William Wing Loring Proclamation

 Collection
Identifier: SC-MS-073

Scope and Contents

A rare broadside issued September 14, 1862 by Army of the Confederate States "To the People of Western Virginia" by command of Major General William Wing Loring.

Dates

  • 1862 September 14

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research use.

Copyright Statement

Copyright retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Biographical Information

Major General Loring was born in Wilmington, North Carolina. For more information about his life and career see Biographical Dictionary of the Confederacy, or The National Cyclopedia of American Biography.

Extent

1 Folder (Contains 1 folder)

Language

English

Acquisition Information

Method and date of acquisition unknown.

Processing Information

Originally processed by Lana Donaldson Taylor in 1989. In 2014, this manuscript collection was re-foldered and re-housed with current archival standard materials by Christine Hockaday.
Title
Major General William Wing Loring Proclamation
Status
Completed
Author
Lana Donaldson Taylor
Date
1989 April 17
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Randall Library Special Collections Repository

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