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John Singleton Mosby papers

John Singleton Mosby

John Singleton Mosby papers

by John Singleton Mosby

  • 28 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Correspondence,
  • Prisoners and prisons,
  • Public opinion,
  • Confederate States of America. Army. Virginia Cavalry Battalion, 43rd,
  • Guerrilla warfare,
  • Confederate States of America,
  • Campaigns,
  • Casualties,
  • History

  • About the Edition

    Chiefly correspondence, orders, commissions, reports, and circulars concerning the organization and activities of Mosby"s Rangers (43rd Virginia Cavalry Battalion, C.S.A.). Documents the guerrilla warfare carried out by the battalion in Virginia. Contains remarks on public enthusiasm for the war in 1861, the treatment of prisoners of war, casualties, the death of Maj. John Pelham, and the capture of Gen. Edwin H. Stoughton. Correspondents include Jubal Anderson Early, Joseph E. Johnston, Robert E. Lee, Henry E. Peyton, Alexander Hamilton Stephens, Jeb Stuart, and Mosby"s wife, Pauline.

    The Physical Object
    Pagination40 2 0.4
    Number of Pages40
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25215626M
    LC Control Number81033696

      The National Sporting Library and Museum welcomes back 19th Century historian, Dr. David Gerleman, who will discuss the life of John Singleton Mosby. Renowned as the ‘Gray Ghost,’ Civil War partisan leader John S. Mosby was celebrated across the South as a hero for his exploits and dreaded in the North for his military acumen.   When protesters and politicians talk about removing Confederate symbols, statues and monuments from the public square, they probably don’t have John Singleton Mosby in Author: Bradford Richardson.

    [1] Hugh C. Keen & Horace Mewborn, 43rd Battalion Virginia Cavalry Mosby's Command (Lynchburg, VA: H. E. Howard, ), [2] In , Colonel John Singleton Mosby was a member of the first group of men honored with induction into the United States Army Ranger Hall of Fame. The inductees included men whose names will forever be etched in Ranger legacy: Major Robert Rogers who formed and. John Singleton Mosby Patterson is on Facebook. Join Facebook to connect with John Singleton Mosby Patterson and others you may know. Facebook gives people the power to .

      Partisan ranger John Singleton Mosby is a most enduring Civil War character in a crowded field. He operated outside the usual chain of military command and became famous for his lightning strikes. Beginning in the spring of I will assume the persona of John Singleton Mosby, and be availible to appear at reenactments, functions and meetings as the Grey Ghost of the Confederacy. I was born Dec 6, to Alfred and Virginia Mosby at my maternal grandfather's home, Edgemont, which is in Powhatan tion: Commanding Officer.


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Size: 3 items: Abstract: John Singleton Mosby () of Powhatan County, Va., was a lawyer and Confederate officer.

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Documents the guerrilla warfare carried out by the battalion in Virginia. Colonel John Singleton Mosby. John Singleton Mosby (–) Contributed by Ruth Ann Coski. John Singleton Mosby was a Confederate colonel during the American Civil War (–).

As a private in the 1st Virginia Cavalry, Mosby chose his commander, General J. Stuart, as his role model and mentor. Stuart and General Robert E. John Singleton Mosby papers book came to value Mosby's skills as a scout and raid.

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John Singleton Mosby, Confederate ranger whose guerrilla band frequently attacked and disrupted Union supply lines in Virginia and Maryland during the American Civil War.

Reared near Charlottesville, Va., Mosby entered the University of Virginia in and graduated in While there he shot at. The edge of Mosby's sword: the life of Confederate Colonel William Henry Chapman by Gordon B Bonan (); Gray Ghost: the life of Col.

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The Memoirs of John S. Mosby () begins with an introduction by its editor, Charles Wells Russell, who describes John Mosby as one of the most celebrated officers in the Confederate army.

Working alongside J.E.B. Stuart, Mosby was a legendary figure who sparked the imaginations of both the North and the South with his daring conquests. COLONEL JOHN S. MOSBY. CHAPTER I EARLY LIFE I WAS born December 6,at the home of my grandfather, James McLaurine, in Powhatan County, Virginia.

He was a son of Robert McLaurine, an Episcopal minister, who came from Scotland before the Revolution. View attachment While searching for photographs of Confederate Colonel John Singleton Mosby, possibly better known as The Gray Ghost, for a series of recent threads, I was reminded of the very many photographic (and other) images of the nowhere as much-photographed as his contemporary and nemesis George Armstrong Custer, I think it safe to say.

Author David Goetz discusses his book [Hell is Being a Republican in Virginia] that focuses on the post war relationship between John Singleton Mosby and Ulysses S. Grant. John Singleton Mosby book subjects. Literary Collections; History > United States > Civil War Period () Biography & Autobiography > Military; Civil War; ; History; Browse All Subjects.

John Singleton Mosby () It has been claimed by some that the activities of partisan ranger bands in northern and western Virginia, especially those of John S.

Mosby, may have prevented a Union victory in the summer or fall of A Virginian with a penchant for violence, Mosby had been practicing law at the outbreak of the war.

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Petitions and other papers, regarding the pardon of John S. Mosby, sentenced for shooting of George Turpin Edition/Format: Book Microform: Biography: Manuscript: Microfilm Archival Material:. The best of these guerrilla companies was commanded by John Singleton Mosby, a native Virginian whose bravery and dedication made him one of the most feared and respected of Confederate military leaders.

Born and raised in Virginia. John Singleton Mosby was. John Mosby. John Singleton Mosby was born in Edgemont, Virginia, on 6th December, Brought up near Charlottesville he entered the University of Virginia in At university he was charged with shooting another student and was sentenced to a term of imprisonment.

While in prison he studied law and after his release he became a lawyer in. John Singleton Mosby, födddödvar en amerikansk jurist från Virginia vilken var en framgångsrik konfedererad jägarofficer under det amerikanska inbördeskriget.Välkänd både i nord och syd för sina operationer bakom unionsarméns linjer blev han efter kriget republikan och personlig vän med president var amerikansk konsul i Hongkong under Rutherford B.

Hayes. A review of A Thousand Points of Truth: The History and Humanity of Col. John Singleton Mosby in Newsprint (ExLibris, ) by V.P. Hughes Valerie Protopapas (who writes under her .John Mosby summary: John S. Mosby was a Confederate cavalry commander.

Known for his speed and elusiveness, he was given the nickname “Gray Ghost.” Mosby was born in .[Portrait of Col. John S. Mosby, 43rd Battalion, Virginia Cavalry, C.S.A., and friend] Contributor Names Israel and Company (Baltimore), photographer Book/Printed Material John Singleton Mosby papers, Chiefly correspondence, orders, commissions, reports, and circulars concerning the organization and activities of Mosby's Rangers (43rd.