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Cumberland Gap

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Cumberland Gap evacuation, 1862.

Identifier: MM.1981.137
Scope and Contents

Copies of Sept. 15 & 16, 1862, orders and instructions to evacuate Federal troops from Cumberland Gap. Orders of General George W. Morgan, USA. Ten sheets (including typed gift sheet). (photocopies) Several 1891 notes signed by George W. Morgan, one on “Middlesborough” letterhead (resort in Middlesborough, Ky.) with pictures of the hotel.

Dates: 1862, 1891

James C. Luttrell, III. letter to Father. April 18. 1862. Photocopy.

Identifier: MM.1977.008
Scope and Contents

PHOTOCOPIES OF: April 18, 1862 letter from James C. Luttrell, III, Rhea Artillery, CSA, at Cumberland Gap, to “Father.” 4 pp. Mentions Army life, Knoxville, Brownlow, Col. Churchwell, etc.; CSA - Tennessee $1,000.00 bond; 1840 Bank of Tennessee check, $600.00, Rogersville.

Dates: 1862