Abbot, Henry L. (1831-1927) [List of guns afloat at Broadway Landing, Virginia]
Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02382.231
Author/Creator: Abbot, Henry L. (1831-1927)
Place Written: Virginia
Date: circa 1865
Pagination: 1 p. : docket ; 31.9 x 20.4 cm.
Summary of Content: Lists types and number of guns, and amount of ammunition. Also, lists number of guns taken by General Abbott (possibly Brevet Brigadier General Henry Larcom Abbott, also spelled ’Abbot’). Docketed by Abbott from Headquarters of Siege Artillery.
Historical Era: Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877
Keywords/Subjects: Army of the Potomac;, Civil War;, Muster Rolls and Returns;, Military History;, Union Forces;, Artillery;, Ammunition;
Sub Era: The American Civil War
Background: In the collection of Henry Jackson Hunt, who served as Chief of Artillery for the Army of the Potomac during the Civil War. Abbott served principally as a military engineer during the Civil War. He was brevetted brigadier-general, United States Army, 13 March 1865.
LOC Search Terms: United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865., United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Campaigns., United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Military personnel--Union., Generals--Union., Generals--United States--History--19th century.Order Image