Samuel J. Major Papers, 1861-1865
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Brief Description: The material in this collection is dated from 1861 to 1865, and centers primarily on General William French and the activities of the Union Army of the Potomac in November and December 1863. The material consists mainly of correspondence and orders to the Union Army of the Potomac.
Held at:
Special Collections and University Archives
Email: pbruce [at]
Record Series Number: 00/MG 43
Created by: Major, Samuel J. (1815-1881)
Volume: 0.2 Linear Feet
Acquired: 01/03/1980.
Arrangement: The materials in this collection are arranged chronologically.
Access Restrictions: Open to researchers without restrictions.
Subject Index
French, Wm. H. (William Henry), 1815-1881
Union Army of the Potomac
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Rights/Use Restrictions: Before publishing quotations or excerpts from any materials, permission must be obtained from Special Collections and University Archives, and the holder of the copyright, if not Old Dominion University Libraries.
Acquisition Notes: Mary E. Jonitz Major  Gift. Accession #A80-1
PreferredCitation: [Identification of item], Box [insert number], Folder [insert number and title], Samuel J. Major Papers, Special Collections and University Archives, Patricia W. and J. Douglas Perry Library, Old Dominion University Libraries, Norfolk, VA 23529.