University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the William Townes, Jr., Papers, 1856, 1861-1865

Descriptive Summary

Creator Townes, William, Jr.
Title William Townes, Jr., Papers
Dates: 1856, 1861-1865
Extent 16 items.
Language English
Repository Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Scope and Contents

Correspondence, muster rolls, and bond of William Townes relate toTownes' illness and orders he received from his commanding officer urging his speedy return. Included is a muster roll of the 10th Alabama Volunteers, Company G, Confederate States of America. Places associated with the papers include Boyden and Manassas, Virginia. Persons associated include Thomas H. Boyd and E.C. Edmonds.

Index Terms

Townes, William, Jr.--Archives
Confederate States of America. Army, Alabama Infantry Regiment, 10th. Company G.
Confederate States pf America--History--Sources
Soldiers--Confederate States of America.

Administrative Information

Cite as:

William Townes, Jr. Papers, 1856, 1861-1865, Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Detailed Description of the Collection



3J404 Correspondence, April 25, 1856, September 2, 1861 - February 7, 1865
Special Order number 14, July 18, 1864
2.116/OD1177 Muster rolls, Company G, 10th Alabama Volunteers
June 30-August 31, 1864
October 31-December 31, 1864
2.325/V8 Confederate States of America $100 bond, March 25, 1865