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Mahone, William



  • Existence: 1826 - 1895

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Fairfield, Virginia Postermaster Notice of Appointment

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0534
Scope and Contents

Letter of appointment for John W. Wheat to replace Gabriel Lilley, who resigned his post as Postmaster of Fairfield, Virginia from the U. S. Postmaster General. Note signed by James W. Man for William Mahone, the 1st Assistant to the Postermaster General.

Dates: 1881-05-21

Virginius Groner Papers

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0062
Scope and Contents

Nineteen photocopied pages of newspaper clippings, concerning General Virginus D. Groner, including articles from a variety of papers dealing with the struggle between General Groner and other Republicans including General William Mahone for control of the Republican Party in Virginia at the 1888 national nominating convention in Chicago and during the gubernatorial campaign of 1889 in Virginia.

Dates: 1888 - 1889

William Mahone to Robert E. Lee, 1865-09-06

 Item — Box 7: [Barcode: 0000003981], Folder: 7

William Mahone, a major general in the Confederate Army widely known for his contributions at the Battle of Petersburg, responded to a letter from Lee written earlier that summer. It appears that Lee was in search of documents from the campaign of 1864. Mahone writes that he believes his records of the campaign are in the hands of "Federal Authority."

Dates: 1865-09-06

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Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 1
Governors 1
Governors -- Election 1
Postal service 1
Presidential candidates 1