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Sumner, Edwin V. (Edwin Vose) 1797-1863

Overview
Works: 74 works in 97 publications in 1 language and 2,400 library holdings
Genres: History  Archives  Records and correspondence  Sources  Personal narratives 
Roles: Author, Dedicatee
Classifications: F591, 970.00497
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Besieged by the Utes the massacre of 1879 by Edwin V Sumner( Book )

8 editions published between 1891 and 1982 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report of a summer campaign to the Rocky mountains, &c., in 1845 by Stephen Watts Kearny( Book )

2 editions published in 1845 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George B. McClellan Sr. papers by George B McClellan( )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes correspondence, military papers, diaries, notes, manuscripts, speeches, articles, notebooks, financial papers, and clippings. Bulk of collection concerns McClellan's service in the Civil War (1861-1862), with emphasis on the Peninsula Campaign and battle of Antietam. Papers relating to his report on the Army of the Potomac (1864) are included
Defend the stars and stripes! by Gustav A Scott( )

1 edition published in 1861 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Expeditions into Dakota by C. Stanley Stevenson( )

1 edition published in 1918 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annual report of the Commanding General of the Army, [being Report no. 1 of] Documents accompanying the report of the Secretary of War by United States( Book )

1 edition published in 1845 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

to Genl. Sumner by Daniel Webster( )

1 edition published in 1850 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Courtesy note from Secretary of State Webster, who will not attend the president's reception
Sumner family papers( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Correspondence, legal documents, reports, and photographs, of Edwin Vose Sumner (1797-1863) and his sons, Edwin Vose Sumner (1835-1912) and Samuel Storrow Sumner (1842-1937), all military officers. Includes material on Civil War battles in Antietam, Md., and Fredericksburg, Williamsburg, and northern Virginia. Edwin Vose Sumner I's 1855 audience with Frederick William IV, King of Prussia, is documented as is the training of soldiers at Fort Reno, Indian Territory, in the 1880s
Reports from the Ninth Military Department, New Mexico by Edwin V Sumner( Book )

1 edition published in 1853 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Thomas Dolan telegraph messages by Thomas Dolan( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A collection of about 275 telegraph messages, in pen and pencil, sent in 1861-1863 by Thomas Dolan, military telegrapher, and preserved by him. Most of the messages were written by various generals, including 9 from Major General Ambrose E. Burnside, 7 from Major General Daniel Butterfield, 8 from A.V. Colburn, 6 from Brigadier General D.N. Couch, 23 from Brigadier General Samuel P. Heintzelman, 24 from Major General George B. McClellan, 103 from Major General Fitz-John Porter, 11 from Brigadier General John F. Reynolds, 9 from Brigadier General Edwin Vose Sumner, et al. There are also copies of 51 messages sent or received May 4-5, 1863, relating to the battle of Chancellorsville
Montgomery Slaughter papers by Montgomery Slaughter( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Letters and communications from Rufus King, Edwin Vose Sumner, and other Union military authorities received by Montgomery Slaughter during the Union occupation of Fredericksburg in Apr. - Dec. 1862 and letters about contributions made by various communities of the Confederate States to the citizens of Fredericksburg in Jan. - Mar. 1863
[Magazine articles on the Sioux, Utes, etc.]( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

by Edwin V Sumner( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

by Edwin V Sumner( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A collection of commissions from 1820-1927 to Edwin V. Sumner (1797-1863) from 1820-63; Leonidas Jenkins from 1842-46; George S. Jenkins in 1864; Edwin V. Sumner (1835-1912) from 1857-99; Samuel S. Sumner from 1861-1927; and Edwin V. Sumner III from 1908-18. The collection also includes a few misc. certificates and appointments; however, the majority are military commissions from the U.S. Army and are signed by the current president
Annual report of ... commanding the Department of the Missouri by United States( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Letters received relating to the Winnebago by United States( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Letters written by Captain E.V. Sumner (First Dragoons, Fort Atkinson, Iowa Territory), John Chambers (Governor of Iowa Territory), Colonel Stephen Watts Kearney (First Dragoons), Colonel William Davenport (First Infantry, Fort Crawford, Wisconsin Territory) and others regarding the depredations committed by the Winnebago, their incursions into Dakota territory, and the expedition undertaken by Sumner to return them to their assigned lands in Iowa Territory
Egotistical memoirs : by Charles Albert Whittier( )

1 edition published in 1888 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Civil War recollections of Charles A. Whittier involving the Battles of Ball's Bluff, Antietam, Gettysburg, The Wilderness, Spottsylvania Courthouse and the Shenandoah Valley Campaign, and the negotiations that led to Lee's surrender; the author's observations regarding: Generals Willis Gorman, Edwin Sumner, Henry Halleck, Henry Benham, Henry Eustis, Philip Sheridan, and many others, and in particular his service with General John Sedgwick; the Medical Department; and the dire effects of the consumption of alcoholic beverages among a number of generals
Papers by William Wallace Burns( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Army officer. Testimonial, Feb. 6, 185- to character of Lieutenant M.P. Harrison, acting Assistant Quartermaster killed by Indians; receipt for Harrison's body, Jan. 21, 1850, made out to Burns; pamphlet recording Court of Claims' opinion, March 20, 1869, in favor of Burns in the Sibley Tent Case; copy of letter, July 6, 1862, recommending promotion of Burns, endorsed by General Sedgwick and General Sumner along with copy of an attached endorsement by General McClellan, June 22, 1869; letter, Feb. 24, 1876, from office of Colorado Steam Navigation Co. stressing its steamboats dependence on custom of government freight; contemporary copy of letter, May 29, 1876, from Robert Macfeely concerning Burn's investigation of substance stores for troops; address honoring General Grant, signed by Burns; account, Washington, Feb. 11, 1891, of a conversation held by General Johnston, General McClellan, and Professor Charles Davies regarding the administration's attitude toward McClellan's march on Richmond and abolition
Governor James S. Calhoun papers by New Mexico( )

in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection consists of official papers of Governor Calhoun. Includes letters sent and received, two proclamations by Calhoun, and one proclamation by Col. Edwin V. Sumner, who was in charge of the executive office from May to September 1852, the period between Governor Calhoun's departure and Governor Lane's arrival in New Mexico
 
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Alternative Names
Edwin V. Sumner

Edwin Vose Sumner Amerikaans officier (1797-1863)

Edwin Vose Sumner US-amerikanischer Generalmajor der US-Heeres

Sumner, E. V. 1797-1863

Sumner, E. V. (Edwin Vose), 1797-1863

Sumner, Edwin Vose 1797-1863

Самнер, Эдвин

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Languages
English (63)

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Leadership and command in the American Civil War