A Guide to the Confederate Provost Marshal Pass, Lynchburg, Virginia, 1864 Confederate Provost Marshal Pass, Lynchburg, Virginia Ms2018-015

A Guide to the Confederate Provost Marshal Pass, Lynchburg, Virginia, 1864

A Collection in
Special Collections
Collection Number Ms2018-015


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2019 (CC0).

Processed by: Jeff Felton, Graduate Intern, and Kira A. Dietz, Archivist, Special Collections

Repository
Special Collections, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.
Collection Number
Ms2018-015
Title
Confederate Provost Marshal Pass, Lynchburg, Virginia, 1864
Physical Characteristics
0.1 Cubic Feet 1 folder
Language
English
Abstract
The collection contains a Confederate Provost Marshall's Pass issued to A.S. Bacon on November 11, 1864 at Lynchburg, Virginia. The pass granted Bacon permission to travel to Richmond, Virginia and is signed by Captain and Provost Marshal, Hiram C. Pierce. The opposite side of the pass has a printed Oath of Allegiance to the Confederate States of America.

Administrative Information

Use Restrictions

Permission to publish material from Confederate Provost Marshal Pass, Lynchburg, Virginia must be obtained from Special Collections, Virginia Tech.

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: Confederate Provost Marshal Pass, Lynchburg, Virginia, Ms2018-015, Special Collections, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.

Acquisition Information

The Confederate Provost Marshal Pass, Lynchburg, Virginia was purchased by Special Collections in June 2016.

Processing Information

The processing, arrangement, and description of the Confederate Provost Marshal Pass, Lynchburg, Virginia was completed in September, 2018.


Scope and Contents

The collection contains a Confederate Provost Marshall's Pass issued to A.S. Bacon on November 11, 1864 at Lynchburg, Virginia. The pass granted Bacon permission to travel to Richmond, Virginia and is signed by Captain and Provost Marshal, Hiram C. Pierce. The opposite side of the pass has a printed Oath of Allegiance to the Confederate States of America.

Index Terms

    Subjects:

  • Civil War
  • Confederate States of America
  • Confederate States of America. War Department
  • Lynchburg, Virginia
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865

Contents List

Folder 1
Pass, 1864