Eugene W. Baylor list, envelope, and letterhead
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Eugene W. Baylor list, envelope, and letterhead

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Title: Eugene W. Baylor list, envelope, and letterhead
Dates: 1861-1865
Extent: 0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)
Identification: MS 0058

Biographical/Historical Note

Eugene W. Baylor was a Lieutenant, Captain, and Major in the Louisiana Artillery with the Army of Tennessee. He was assistant Quartermaster on General Braxton Bragg's staff in the Stone River Campaign and a Quartermaster during the Atlanta Campaign.


Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of four items including a twenty dollar C.S.A. bill, an envelope, and two pieces of letterhead. On the reverse of the twenty dollar C.S.A bill is written a list of campaigns in Louisiana, Kentucky, Mississippi, and Georgia from Forts Jackson and St. Philips, Louisiana to Jonesboro, Georgia. A note at the bottom reads, "E. W. Baylor, Lieutenant, Capt, 1st (?) La. Arty. Major (illegible) 1861-1865." The envelope is addressed from General Beauregard to Major Baylor. The letterhead is from a United Confederate Veterans Camp and reads "General Turner Ashby Camp, State of Virginia Department, No. 22,...United Confederate Veteran Camp No. 240...Winchester, Virginia."


Index Terms

Associations, institutions, etc.--Virginia--Winchester.
Baylor, Eugene W.
Beauregard, G. T., (Gustave Toutant), 1818-1893.
Bragg, Braxton, 1817-1876.
Envelopes.
Fort Jackson (La.)
Jonesboro (Ga.)
Letterheads.
Lists (document genres)
United Confederate Veterans. General Turner Ashby Camp No. 240.
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Campaigns.
Winchester (Va.)

Administrative Information

Custodial History

Unknown.

Preferred Citation

[item identification], Eugene W. Baylor list, envelope, and letterhead, MS 58, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.

Acquisition Information

Gift of anonymous donor, 1944.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

Copyright has not been assigned to the Georgia Historical Society. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Division of Library and Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Georgia Historical Society as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.


Sponsorship

Encoding funded by a 2012 Documenting Democracy grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.

Container List

 
$20.00 bill on verso of which is a list of campaigns in Louisiana, Kentucky,Tennessee, Mississippi, and Georgia, from Fort Jackson and St. Philips, Louisiana, to Jonesboro, Georgia. At bottom is written "E.W. Baylor, Lieutenant, Capt. 1st La. Arty. Major...1861-65"
 
Envelope, "From Genl. Beauregard to Major Baylor at Genl. Walker's resident or St. Charles Str. N.O." In hand of General Beauregard
 
Two letterheads of "General Turner Ashby Camp, State of Virginia Department, No. 22; United Confederate Veteran Camp No. 240, Winchester, Virginia