Civil War Letters
Letters Received from Districts in the Southern Division, 1863-1865
NARA Record Group 110. Records of the Provost Marshal General’s Bureau (Civil War)
Inventory Entry Number: 1366
The entries include the district name, the letter’s sender and receiver, its subject, date and comments.
To find out what information may be available, and how to obtain it, contact:
National Archives at New York
One Bowling Green, 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10004
This database contains an index to letters sent during the Civil War, generally between Union officers.
Below you can search for the names of the writer and recipient, date, receiving Federal district, or the letter’s content.
NOTE: Words to Search for can be surnames, ship names, or any other words. Individual words can be partial words ending with an * (asterisk) as a wildcard. It will NOT work if the asterisk begins a word, only if it’s at the end of one. A phrase can be something like “The following men” or “Number of men”.