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BOX 1 REEL 1 Diary, 1847
Beauregard's diary.
BOX 1 REEL 1 1847, Jan. 14-Sept. 12
BOX 2-12 REEL 1-2 Personal letterbooks, 1844-1880
Copies of correspondence.
Arranged chronologically.
BOX 2 REEL 1 1844, June 19-1846, Dec. 26
BOX 3 REEL 1 1846, Nov. 26-1847, Mar. 1
BOX 4 REEL 1 1861, Mar. 4-May 25, also includes "Record of Fort Sumter"
BOX 5 REEL 1 1861, Mar. 1-1863, Dec. 8
BOX 6 REEL 1 1861, June 30-1863, Feb. 9
BOX 7 REEL 1 1865, Dec. 16-1867, Apr. 18
BOX 8 REEL 1 1867, Apr. 19-1869, Feb. 4
BOX 9 REEL 1 1869, Feb. 6-1872, Feb. 5
BOX 10 REEL 2 1872, Feb. 28-1875, Dec. 1
BOX 11 REEL 2 1875, Dec. 4-1880, Mar. 24
BOX 12 REEL 2 1880, Mar. 9-1883, Dec. 5
BOX 13-46 REEL 2-7 Headquarters Records, 1861-1865
Letterbooks, telegrams, dispatches, endorsement books, order books, transfer books, registers, and rosters.
Arranged alphabetically by military department or division and therein by type of material.
BOX 13 REEL 2 Department of Alexandria, Army of the Potomac, Army of the Mississippi, Western Department, and Department No. 2
Letterbook "A," 1861
Department of Alexandria, June 1-20
Army of the Potomac, June 21-Dec. 31
BOX 14 REEL 3 Letterbook "B," 1862
Army of the Potomac, Jan. 2-29
Army of the Mississippi, Jan. 29-May 6
Western Department, May 7-June 25
Department No. 2, June 26-Sept. 9
BOX 15 REEL 3 Letterbook "C," 1862
Army of the Mississippi, Apr. 1-May 26
Western Department, May 7-June 25
Department No. 2, June 26-Aug. 27
BOX 16 REEL 3 Summary of letters received, 1861, Dec 29-1862, Aug. 29
BOX 17 REEL 4 Telegram book "A," Army of the Mississippi, 1862, Feb. 17-Apr. 24
BOX 18 REEL 4 Telegram book "B," Army of the Mississippi, 1862, Apr. 25-June 18
BOX 19 REEL 4 Telegram book (transcripts), Army of the Mississippi (Thomas Jordan and Braxton Bragg), 1862, June 19-Aug. 11
BOX 20 REEL 4 Endorsement book, 1862
Army of the Potomac, Jan. 3-30
Army of the Mississippi, Mar. 7-May 6
Western Department, May 7-July 13 (kept by Braxton Bragg June 18-July 13)
BOX 21 REEL 4 Order book, 1861
General orders, June 2-Dec. 24
Special orders, June 4-Dec. 31 (Department of Alexandria and Army of the Potomac)
BOX 22 REEL 5 Special order book, 1862, Jan. 2-Aug. 27
Army of the Potomac
Army of the Mississippi
Western Department No. 2 (Thomas Jordan for Beauregard and Braxton Bragg)
BOX 23 REEL 5 Transfer book, 1861, June 7-1862, Nov. 27
BOX 24 REEL 5 Register, 1861, June 9-1862, July 31
BOX 25 REEL 5 Department of South Carolina, Georgia, and Florida
Letterbooks, 1862
Aug. 21-Sept. 30
BOX 26 REEL 5 Oct. 1-31
BOX 27 REEL 5 Nov. 1-30
BOX 28 REEL 6 Dec. 1-31
BOX 29 REEL 6 Field telegram and dispatches, 1862, Oct. 21-1863, Feb. 2; 1864, Jan 24-Nov. 15. Includes Department of the West,
1864, Oct. 3-Nov. 15
BOX 30 REEL 6 Letterbook and telegram book (transcripts), 1864
Letters, Apr. 22-Sept. 22; Nov. 15
Telegrams, Jan. 17-Feb. 2; Apr. 25-June 3. Includes Department of South Carolina, Georgia, and Florida, Jan. 17-Feb. 2
BOX 31 REEL 6 Letterbook, 1864, Apr. 22-May 30
BOX 32 REEL 6 Letterbook "B," kept by John M. Ortez, assistant inspector general, 1864, May 30-July 9
BOX 33 REEL 6 Letterbook, kept by Thomas Jordan, assistant inspector general, 1864, July 10-Oct. 2
BOX 34 REEL 6 Telegram book, 1864, Apr. 22-June 9
BOX 35 REEL 7 Endorsement book "A," 1864, Apr. 23-Sept. 27
BOX 36 REEL 7 Roster of officers, 1864
BOX 37 REEL 7 Military Division of the West
Letterbook "A"
1864, Oct. 11-Dec. 31
BOX 38 REEL 7 1865, Jan. 4-Mar. 16
BOX 39 REEL 7 1865, Feb. 11-Apr. 10
BOX 40 REEL 7 Letterbook of Henry Bryan, assistant inspector general, 1864, Nov. 30-1865, Mar. 9
BOX 41 REEL 7 Telegram book "C," 1864, Dec. 3-1865, Mar. 18
BOX 42 REEL 7 Special orders, 1864, Oct. 18-Dec. 30
BOX 43 REEL 7 Special field orders, 1864, Oct. 23-1865, Mar. 6
BOX 44 REEL 7 Endorsement books
1864, Oct. 3-Dec. 31
BOX 45 REEL 7 1865, Jan. 1-Mar. 17
BOX 46 REEL 7 Organization of Military Division of the West, 1864-1865
BOX 47-49 REEL 7-8 Miscellaneous Record Books, 1862-1869
A register containing entries for various Confederate military units, two volumes containing copies of letters, and notes and genealogical and biographical material.
BOX 47 REEL 7 Register
First Corps, Army of the Potomac, pp. 5-115, 1862, Jan.
List of generals and lieutenant generals, p. 116, 1863, Jan. 1
General officers, Army of the Mississippi, p. 118, undated
Army of the Potomac, pp. 124-126, 1862, Jan. 31
General officers, Department of Northern Virginia, p. 127, 1862
Return of the First Corps, Army of the Potomac, p. 128, 1862, July 21
"Yankee" Army of the Potomac at the Battle of Manassas, pp. 129-130, undated
Force at Battle of Shiloh, pp. 131-133, 1862, Apr. 6-7
Confederate forces that retreated from Corinth, Miss., pp. 155-160, 1862, May 27
Army of the Mississippi (Braxton Bragg), pp. 161-163, undated
Officers of the different military courts, pp. 166-167, 1862
Department of South Carolina, Georgia, and Florida, pp. 168-244, [1862?]
BOX 48 REEL 8 Miscellaneous Book, 1861-1865
Copies of letters, 1861, Jan. 23-1865, Apr. 27
Miscellaneous Book, 1865-1869
BOX 49 REEL 8 Notes on Edward Albert Pollard's The Lost Cause: A New Southern History of the War of the Confederates, 1867
Notes on Horace Greeley's The American Conflict: A History of the Great Rebellion in the United States of America, 1860-64, 1865
Genealogical and biographical notes on Beauregard, 1869
Cash accounts, 1865, Jan.-Mar.
BOX 50-52 REEL 8 Scrapbooks, 1861-1870
Scrapbooks.
Arranged in approximate chronological order.
BOX 50 REEL 8 Vol. 1, 1861-1862
BOX 51 REEL 8 Vol. 2, 1861-1864
BOX 52 REEL 8 Vol. 3, 1861-1870
BOX 53-54 REEL 8-9 Miscellaneous Unbound Material, 1860-1879
Correspondence, notes, reports, and calling cards.
Arranged by type of material.
BOX 53 REEL 8-9 General correspondence, 1860-1879, undated
Book file, "Reminiscences," notes, undated
Narrative
(8 folders)
BOX 54
REEL 9
(2 folders)
Charleston, S.C.
(4 folders)
Petersburg, Va.
(2 folders)
Military papers, reports, 1861-1865
Miscellany, calling cards, undated

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