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A.F. Crutchfield & Co. (fl. 1861) Daily express. [Vol. 11, no. 180, whole no. 3721 (June 30, 1861)]

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC05959.74.03 Author/Creator: A.F. Crutchfield & Co. (fl. 1861) Place Written: Petersburg, Virginia Type: Newspapers Date: 30 July 1861 Pagination: 1

Summary of Content: Battle of Manassas, Northern accounts, some of them reporting victory.


Historical Era: Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877

Keywords/Subjects: First Battle of Bull Run (Manassas), Civil War, Military History, Confederate States of America, Battle of Bull Run, Battle, Union Forces

Sub Era: The American Civil War