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Collection Summary
Administrative Information
Biographical Note
Publication Rights
Access
Scope and Content Note
Separated Materials
Container List
Correspondence between William Wells and Anna (Richardson) Wells
General Correspondence
Military Papers

William W. Wells Papers

Collection Inventory

Military Papers   

Box Folder

1861 December- 1862 May   

1 68

1862 June- August   

1 69

1862 September- December   

1 70

1863 January- July   

1 71

1863 August- December   

1 72

1864 January- May   

1 73

1864 June   

1 74

1864 July- August   

1 75

Letter from a Confederate widow ? to her brother-in-law   1864 August 4 

1 76

1864 September   

1 77

1864 October   

1 78

1864 November   

1 79

1864 December   

1 80

-includes Gen. G.A. Custer   1865 January- May 

1 81

-includes Gen. G.A. Custer   1865 June - July 

1 82

-includes Gen. G.A. Custer   1865 August - December 

1 83

-includes Gen. G.A. Custer   1866-1867 

1 84

-includes Gen. G.A. Custer   1870 

1 85

First Vermont Cavalry - list of engagements, Battle report   undated 

1 86

General William Wells' war record   1866 

1 87

Letters of recommendation for William Wells' increase in rank (including two by General George A. Custer)   

1 88

Roster for First Vermont Cavalry Reunion   1874 

1 89

Miscellaneous   undated 

1 90

"Bas relief of monument" from Gettysburg statue   

1 91

Photographs of General Wells   1861, 1862, 1864 

2 1

Two essays by William Wells - "Dangers Which Threaten Our Country" (1856); "Example: An Incentive to Action" (1857)   1856-1857 

2 2

Photograph of General Wells statue - Gettysburg, Pennsylvania   

2 3

Photograph of General Wells statue - Battery Park, Burlingotn, Vermont   

2 4

Two diaries of General Wells   1864 June 1-25, 1865, February26-June 24 

2 5

Clippings from Confederate Newspapers   

2 6

Newspaper clippings   1870's 

2 7

Banknotes, including one Oriental note   

2 8

Printed announcements, ads, brochures, etc.   most undated 

2 9

General Wells Cavalry Coprs Reunion ribbon   

2 10

General Wells red ribbon from Appomatox   

2 11

Miscellaneous calling cards, membership cards, invitations   

2 12

Papers labelled: "To be burned"   

2 13

Wells Family Genealogy   

2 14

Thesis by E.W. Hoffman - "Vermont General: The Military Development of William Wells, 1861-1865"   1974 

2 14

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