1 p., 4to. Remarkable battle report by "Fightin' Joe" on a clash with the enemy that saw a half-mile long line of skirmishers driven across a swamp. "I had but about five hundred men to oppose the enemy at this point as nearly every other road was menaced & I could not withdraw troops from those places to bring them here." -- WITHERS, Jones M. (1814-1890) ALS ("J. M. Withers") to Gen. Stephen D. Lee, with AES of 21 July 1864. 1 p., oblong 4to., tipped to another sheet. Recommending an officer. -- ZOLLICOFFER, Felix (1812-1862). ALS ("F. K. Zollicoffer") to Judah Benjamin, Beech Grove, Ky., 8 January 1862. 1 p., small 4to. Recommendations for an officer for a commission in the Engineers. Written just 11 days before Zollicoffer's death. -- BARKSDALE, William (1821-1863). ALS ("William Barksdale") to Robert Walker, Columbus, Miss., 13 November 1845. 2 pp., blue paper, tipped to another sheet. A good prewar letter asking Walker to press his request to President Polk for an appointment. Consoles Walker over newspaper attacks from "the Democracy." -- CABELL, William (1827-1911). ALS ("W. L. Cabell") to Col. McLean, with several endorsements, Headquarters, Cabell's Brigade, 15 October 1864. 3 pp., 4to., foxing, inlaid. Efforts to retain a bugler. -- ELZEY, Arnold (1816-1871). ALS ("Arnold Elzey") to Jefferson Davis, Richmond, 5 July 1863. 1 p., 4to., mounted. Brief report on a scouting mission. Together 6 items. (6) " /> [CONFEDERATE GENERALS] WHEELER, Joseph (1836-1906). Autograph letter signed ("J. Wheeler") to D. H. Hill, 2 February 1864. <I>1 p., 4to</I>. Remarkable battle report by "Fightin' Joe" on a clash with the enemy that saw a half-mile long line of skirmishers driven across a swamp. "I had but about five hundred men to oppose the enemy at this point as nearly every other road was menaced & I could not withdraw troops from those places to bring them here." -- WITHERS, Jones M. (1814-1890) ALS ("J. M. Withers") to Gen. Stephen D. Lee, with AES of 21 July 1864. <I>1 p., oblong 4to., tipped to another sheet</I>. Recommending an officer. -- ZOLLICOFFER, Felix (1812-1862). ALS ("F. K. Zollicoffer") to Judah Benjamin, Beech Grove, Ky., 8 January 1862. <I>1 p., small 4to</I>. Recommendations for an officer for a commission in the Engineers. Written just 11 days before Zollicoffer's death. -- BARKSDALE, William (1821-1863). ALS ("William Barksdale") to Robert Walker, Columbus, Miss., 13 November 1845. <I>2 pp., blue paper, tipped to another sheet</I>. A good prewar letter asking Walker to press his request to President Polk for an appointment. Consoles Walker over newspaper attacks from "the Democracy." -- CABELL, William (1827-1911). ALS ("W. L. Cabell") to Col. McLean, with several endorsements, Headquarters, Cabell's Brigade, 15 October 1864. <I>3 pp., 4to., foxing, inlaid</I>. Efforts to retain a bugler. -- ELZEY, Arnold (1816-1871). ALS ("Arnold Elzey") to Jefferson Davis, Richmond, 5 July 1863. <I>1 p., 4to., mounted</I>. Brief report on a scouting mission. <I>Together 6 items</I>. (6) | Christie's