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The war of the rebellion: a compilation of the official records of the Union and Confederate armies. Pub. under the direction of the secretary of war.

Corporate Author: United States.
Related Names: Kirkley, Joseph W. 1841-1912, ed., Perry, Leslie J. , Davis, George B. 1847-1914, ed., Lazelle, Henry Martyn 1832-, Scott, Robert N. 1838-1887, ed., Ainsworth, Frederick Caryton 1852-, ed., Cowles, Calvin D. 1849-
Language(s): English
Published: Washington, Govt. print. off., 1880-1901.
Subjects: Confederate States of America > History > Sources.
United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Maps.
United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Sources.
Note: Robert N. Scott compiled and edited v. 1-18, 1880-87, and also collected the greater part of the material for v. 19-36, 1887-91. After his death in 1887 the work was continued by Henry M. Lazelle, 1887-89, and by a board of publication. 1889-99, consisting of George B. Davis, 1889-97, Leslie J. Perry, 1889-99, Joseph W. Kirkley, 1889-99. and Fred C. Ainsworth, 1898-99; from 1899-1901 edited by Fred C. Ainsworth and Joseph W. Kirkley.
Edited in the War records office, 1880-July 1899; in the Record and pension office, July 1899-1901.
Series II, v. 1 [serial no. 114] with imprint 1894, was not issued until 1898.
Vol. 54-55 of series I [serial no. 112-113] "have not been published. and no material for them is in hand." cf. General index, p. xl.
Series 1, v. 1-53, series 3, v. 1-5, and series 4, v. 1-3 include "Alternate designations of organizatons mentioned."
Each number has special index. Inserted in each volume: Additons and corrections ... Washington, Govt. print. off., 1902.
Found also in the House Miscellaneous documents of the 52d to the 56th Congress.
Library lacks atlas.
Physical Description: 70 v. in 128. 24 cm.
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