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Joseph Warren Miller papers

 Collection — Box: 60
Identifier: MS-SC1047

Scope and Contents

Includes a few official letters most regarding appointing or removing people, orders and reports. Includes a report on the Battle of Thompson's Hills, a report on the Meridian expedition, a report on the Jackson, Mississippi expedition, a report on raids in Mississippi, Sept 21-Oct. 11, 1864. Four letters from Reuben B. Hatch regarding the signing of receipts, with one response from Miller expressing consternation at Hatch's letter. One letter gives insight into the character of Captain A.C. Fisk after his appointment as Collector at Vicksburg.

Dates

  • Created: 1862 - 1865

Creator

Biographical / Historical

From Galena, Illinois served as a Captain in the 45th Illinois Infantry, and Captain and Assistant Adjutant General of Volunteers with the 1st and 3rd Brigades, 3rd Division, 17th Corps in the Vicksburg area.

Extent

1 folder (1 folder : .5 linear inches (.042 linear feet)) : 25 items

Language of Materials

English