Confederate General Chilton Handwriting 1861



image of a note Chilton wrote in 1861 as assistant adjutant general, operating out of the Richmond office.
Chilton Note 1861




Collected by Joseph Ryan from the National Archives

Supporting Exhibits

Sharpsburg Campaign: Photo Album

Lee's Ruse of War: Special Order 191

American Civil War Exhibits



Joe Ryan

Joe Ryan Original Works


About the author:
Joe Ryan is a Los Angeles trial lawyer who has traveled the route of the Army of Northern Virginia, from Richmond to Gettysburg several times.