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Forty years of active service :
being some history of the war between the Confederacy and the Union and of the events leading up to it ... with accounts of the author's experiences ... in the cavalry of the Army of Northern Virginia ... also much of the history of Virginia and the nation ... /
by Charles T. O'Ferrall.
|Main Creator:||O'Ferrall, Charles T. (Charles Triplett), 1840-1905.|
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New York : Neale, 1904.
O'Ferrall, born near what is now West Virginia, was the son of a member of the Virginia House of Delegates. At the outbreak of the Civil War, he joined the Virginia Cavalry, rising to the rank of Colonel and suffering severe wounds at the battle of Upperville. After the war ended, he started a business career, entered politics and eventually became governor of Virginia.
Physical description: 367 pages,  leaf of plates : illustrations, portrait ; 23 cm
Citations/References: Lib. Company. Afro-Americana, 7271
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GR 5714: Stephen Griffin Collection
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