Confederate Railroads Original Documents 1861

July - September

Below are transcripts of original documents of the Confederate government related to railroads and their issues, original documents of the railroads themselves, newspaper articles and any other Southern documents written during the War.  My comments, additions, or corrections are {entered thus}.  

Original Documents Sources and Comments

 
1861 (January, February, March, April, May, June) This Page 1861 (October, November, December)
July, 1861
ORN Vol. 16, Page 829 Railroad between the Louisiana/Texas border and Houston, Texas
LVA, TRED 7-1-61 Articles available
NA, QMR 7-1-61 Orange & Alexandria RR asks for loan of Martinsburg machinery
NA, QMR 7-1A-61 Uniform freight rates adopted in Virginia
NP, CM 7-1-61 South Carolina RR dividend
NP, CM 7-1A-61 Coal rates to Charleston
NP, CM 7-1B-61 Charleston & Savannah RR freight schedule
NP, CM 7-1C-61 Blue Ridge RR schedule
NP, CM 7-1D-61 Blue Ridge RR freight
NP, CM 7-1E-61 Port Royal RR installment call
NP, CM 7-1F-61 Wilmington & Manchester RR bond payments
NP, CM 7-1G-61 Car Works ad
NP, CM 7-1H-61 South Carolina RR schedule
NP, CW 7-1-61 North Carolina RR accident
NP, MT 7-1-61 Macon & Western RR schedule
NP, MT 7-1A-61 Charleston & Savannah RR schedule
NP, RD 7-1-61 Louisville & Nashville RR blockade
NA, QM 7-2-61 Locomotive assignments
NA, QMR 7-2-61 Application for Transportation Agent, Wilmington
NA, QMR 7-2A-61 Delay in moving stores
NA, MG 7-2-61 Locomotive assignments
NP, AC 7-2-61 Montgomery & West Point RR bonds
NP, CJ 7-2-61 Election of Directors for Memphis, Clarksville & Louisville RR
NP, CJ 7-2A-61 Free pass rules for troops
NP, CM 7-2-61 North Carolina iron ore sample
NP, DD 7-2-61 Mississippi & Tennessee RR Superintendent
NP, DD 7-2A-61 New Orleans, Jackson & Great Northern RR schedule change
NP, DD 7-2B-61 Pontchartrain RR summer schedule
OR Series 4, Vol. 1, Page 417 Richmond & Petersburg connections
NA, QMR 7-3-61 Sharp wants to know where to send his accounts
NP, DD 7-3-61 Impact of Southern (of Mississippi) RR schedule change
NP, NODC 7-3-61 Mobile & Ohio RR collision
NA, QM 7-4-61 Reimbursements
NA, QMR 7-4-61 Tate regarding Virginia RR convention
NP, AC 7-4-61 East Tennessee & Georgia RR bonds
NP, AC 7-4A-61 Georgia RR schedule
UT, ET 7-4-61 Surveying the next leg of the Eastern Texas RR
NA, QM 7-5-61 Employee misconduct
NA, QM 7-6-61 Assignment as agent
NP, AC 7-6-61 Movement of goods on the Louisville & Nashville RR
NP, AC 7-6A-61 New Orleans, Jackson & Great Northern RR schedule
NP, CCT 7-6-61 Progress on the Memphis & Little Rock RR
NP, GI 7-6-61 Ride on the Mississippi, Gainesville & Tuscaloosa RR
NP, PG 7-6-61 Alabama & Florida (of Florida) RR schedule
NP, RD 7-6-61 Seizure of Louisville & Nashville RR rolling stock
NP, RD 7-6A-61 Fire on the Louisville & Nashville RR
NA, QM 7-8-61 Payment to Sharp for expenses
NA, QM 7-8A-61 Payment to Sharp for expenses
NA, WNC 7-8-61 Western North Carolina RR Director appointed
NP, CW 7-8-61 North Carolina RR president
TX, ET 7-8-61 Bonds for the Eastern Texas RR
NA, QM 7-9-61 Assignment of agent
NP, CJ 7-9-61 Memphis, Clarksville & Louisville RR directors elected
NP, CJ 7-9A-61 Seizure of Louisville & Nashville RR rolling stock
NP, MAP 7-9-61 Memphis manufacture of chairs for the Memphis & Little Rock RR
GA, SIMS 7-10-61 Sims receives weapons for his Geo. Company
NA, MG 7-10-61 Switch at Manassas Depot
NA, QM 7-10-61 Empty the cars promptly
NA, S&B 7-10-61 Drayage ticket
NA, VAF 7-10-61 Coordinate Orange & Alexandria RR and Manassas Gap RR schedules
NP, CE 7-10-61 Confederate detention of two Louisville & Nashville RR locomotives
NP, RD 7-10-61 Railroad accident
NP, RD 7-10A-61 Arrival of ice
NP, RD 7-10B-61 Memphis and New Orleans connected
NP, RSTD 7-10-61 Who will be the next president of the North Carolina RR?
NP, RSTD 7-10A-61 Raleigh & Gaston RR annual meeting
NP, RSTD 7-10B-61 North Carolina RR annual meeting
NP, SB 7-10-61 Vessels recaptured
NA, QM 7-11-61 Facilities for troop travel
NA, QMR 7-11-61 Regarding speedy transportation
NP, MT 7-11-61 Macon & Western RR depot and the city of Macon
NP, RD 7-11-61 Superintendent Dodamead leaves Virginia Central RR
NP, WJ 7-11-61 North/South travel little delayed in West
NP, WTW 7-11-61 Memphis & Charleston RR schedule change
NA, QM 7-12-61 Empty the cars promptly
NA, QM 7-12A-61 Empty the cars promptly
NA, QMR 7-12-61 Sharp gives estimate of $9,000
NA, QMR 7-12A-61 Problems at Manassas Junction
NA, QMR 7-12B-61 Estimates for Sharp for July
NA, QMR 7-12C-61 Virginia & Tennessee RR not accepting freight
NP, CG 7-12-61 Special meeting of the Cahaba, Marion & Greensboro RR
NP, MT 7-12-61 Macon & Western RR accident
NP, UNK 7-12-61 Request soldiers be carried free in certain cases
OR Series 1, Vol. 51, Part 2, Page 163 Lee orders trains must run on time
NA, QMR 7-13-61 Supplies delayed for want of payment
NA, SB&R 7-13-61 Robinson accepts position on Gen. Wise's staff
NP, AC 7-14-61 Railroad distances from New Orleans to Humboldt, Tenn.
NA, FAGC 7-15-61 Florida troop transportation
NA, QM 7-15-61 Payment to Sharp for expenses
NA, QM 7-15A-61 Detention of freight
NA, QM 7-15B-61 Detention of freight
NA, QMR 7-15-61 Reason for stoppage on Petersburg RR
NA, QMR 7-15A-61 Detention of stores in Wilmington
NP, RD 7-15-61 Southbound layover in Wilmington
NP, RD 7-15A-61 Recapture of a schooner carrying railroad iron
NP, CJ 7-16-61 Accident on the Memphis, Clarksville & Louisville RR
NP, SFU 7-16-61 Details of the recapture of 4 vessels
NA, QM 7-17-61 Detention of freight
NA, QM 7-17A-61 Forward the rest of the bacon
NA, QMR 7-17-61 2 regiments moving through Wilmington
NA, QMR 7-17A-61 Troops moving
NA, QMR 7-17B-61 Mr. Joyner's letter
NA, QMR 7-17C-61 Virginia Central RR collision will delay troops
NP, HT 7-17-61 Status of Texas & New Orleans RR
NP, HT 7-17A-61 Destruction of Baltimore & Ohio RR locomotives and cars
NP, RD 7-17-61 Exemptions from the Virginia militia call
NP, RSTD 7-17-61 Western RR and the Deep River region
NP, RSTD 7-17A-61 Schooner Fanny, with railroad iron, recaptured
NP, SJM 7-17-61 Florida, Atlantic & Gulf Central RR annual meeting
NP, SJM 7-17A-61 Florida, Atlantic & Gulf Central RR schedule
OR Series 4, Vol. 1, Page 484 Richmond & Petersburg connections
OR Series 4, Vol. 1, Page 485 Petersburg connections
NA, QM 7-18-61 Assignment of Ashe as Superintendent of Rail Transportation
NA, QMR 7-18-61 Troop damage to cars
NA, QMR 7-18A-61 Regarding stoppage of freight
NP, CW 7-18-61 North Carolina RR annual meeting
NP, GP 7-18-61 Prisoners on the North Carolina RR
NP, CSP 7-18-61 Recapture of schooners with rail cargo
NP, NODC 7-18-61 Memphis & Ohio RR offices burned
NP, RD 7-18-61 Railroad accident
NA, QM 7-19-61 Detention of freight
NA, QMR 7-19-61 Bacon passed weeks ago; will look for it
NA, QMR 7-19A-61 Accepts position
NA, QMR 7-19B-61 Detention of freight
NA, RR 7-19-61 Orders requested from Polk
NP, RD 7-19-61 Election of North Carolina RR officers
NP, RD 7-19A-61 Accident on the Mobile & Ohio RR
NA, QM 7-20-61 Sharp's movement of locomotives
NA, QM 7-20A-61 Priority of movement to Manassas
NA, RRB 7-20-61 Travel request issued by Mason Morfit
NP, PS 7-20-61 Mississippi & Tennessee RR schedule change
NP, RD 7-20-61 Sharp's movement of rail cars
NP, RD 7-20A-61 Railroad accident
NP, RD 7-20B-61 Memphis & Ohio RR fire
NP, STD 7-20-61 Accident on Vicksburg, Shreveport & Texas RR
Battle of First Manassas -- July 21, 1861
MISC, RF&P 7-21-61 Richmond, Fredericksburg & Potomac RR accident
NA, BBB&C 7-21-61 Preparing a Texas artillery battery for service
NA, QMR 7-21-61 Explains detention of troops in Petersburg
NA, QMR 7-21A-61 Regarding detention of troops, must get after Virginia & Tennessee RR's Superintendent
NA, QM 7-22-61 Detention of troops
NA, QM 7-22A-61 Detention of troops
NA, QM 7-22B-61 Cars used to store baggage
NA, QM 7-22C-61 Cars used to store baggage
NA, QMR 7-22-61 No troops detained at Bristol
NP, CW 7-22-61 Western North Carolina RR annual meeting
NP, RD 7-22-61 Accident on the Petersburg RR
NA, QM 7-23-61 Transport of troops
NA, RR 7-23-61 Virginia railroads transporting sick and furloughed
NP, CJ 7-23-61 Memphis, Clarksville & Louisville RR schedule change
NP, RD 7-23-61 Contract for connecting 2 roads in Richmond
NP, RD 7-23A-61 Militia exemption procedures in Richmond
NP, RD 7-23B-61 Accident near Weldon, N. C.
LOC, SW 7-24-61 Troops with fake papers
LVA, RF&P 7-24-61 Richmond, Fredericksburg & Potomac RR accepts government rates
NA, QMR 7-24-61 Ashe asks for papers for 8 on Richmond & Petersburg RR
NA, QMR 7-24A-61 Cars not detained at Manassas Junction
NP, HT 7-24-61 Galveston, Houston & Henderson RR schedule change
NP, RSTD 7-24-61 North Carolina RR annual meeting
NP, RSTD 7-24A-61 Recapture of schooner with railroad iron
NA, M&O 7-25-61 Running Memphis & Ohio RR trains
NA, QM 7-25-61 Construct a bypass at Manassas
NA, QMR 7-25-61 Lack of switching room at Manassas
NA, QMR 7-25A-61 Regarding corn in Petersburg RR warehouse
NA, S&C 7-25-61 Using rails for Ft. Gaines, Mobile
NP, ASCY 7-25-61 Western & Atlantic RR assistance getting people to Manassas
LVA, RF&P 7-26-61 Connecting the Richmond, Fredericksburg & Potomac RR to the Richmond & Petersburg RR
NP, CJ 7-26-61 Value of Atlanta Rolling Mill to railroads
NA, QM 7-27-61 Troop movements
NA, QM 7-27A-61 Troop movements
NA, QMR 7-27-61 Sharp reports putting 80 B&O RR cars on Manassas Gap RR
NP, WJ 7-27-61 Wilmington & Weldon RR fitting out ambulance cars
NP, AC 7-27-61 Georgia RR train late because of so many troops on board
NP, TD 7-28-61 Condition of the major Texas railroads at the start of the war
NA, QM 7-29-61 Use prisoners to repair the railroad
NA, QM 7-29A-61 Train scheduling to and from Manassas
NA, QM 7-29B-61 Troop movements
NA, QMR 7-29-61 Move freight or troops through Knoxville
NA, QMR 7-29A-61 Fears that Lincolnism will overcome in a few days
NA, QMR 7-29B-61 Transportation on Manassas Gap RR
NP, RD 7-29-61 Virginia Central RR collision
NA, QM 7-30-61 Bonds issued as payment
NA, QM 7-30A-61 Forms for claims
NA, QMR 7-30-61 Misuse of Richmond, Fredericksburg & Potomac RR
NA, SWR 7-30-61 Transportation to Manassas
NP, ASCY 7-30-61 Review in northern Georgia
NP, CGA 7-30-61 Macon & Western RR schedule
NP, CJ 7-30-61 Memphis, Clarksville & Louisville RR schedule
NP, MT 7-30-61 Macon & Brunswick RR thanked
NA, CoG 7-31-61 Ordnance work in the Central (of Georgia) RR shops
NA, QMR 7-31-61 Horses can be bought here
NA, S&B 7-31-61 Hauling from one Richmond RR terminal to another
NA, SWR 7-31-61 Requirement to transport 125 naval cannon to New Orleans
NP, RSTD 7-31-61 Death of Col. Fisher
August, 1861
NP, ASCY 8-1-61 Macon & Western RR schedule
NP, ASCY 8-1A-61 Macon & Western RR night passenger train discontinued
NP, MA 8-1-61 Memphis & Little Rock RR schedule change
NP, MA 8-1A-61 Memphis & Ohio RR schedule change
NP, MA 8-1B-61 Memphis & Ohio RR schedule
NP, MA 8-1C-61 Mississippi & Tennessee RR schedule
NA, SWR 8-2-61 Request for passport
NP, RD 8-2-61 Richmond & Danville RR charges
NP, RE 8-2-61 Ad for Petersburg Locomotive Company
NP, RE 8-2A-61 Send small packages to the troops
OR Series 1, Vol. 52, Part 2, Page 124 Reloading guns at Bristol
NA, SWR 8-3-61 Officers taking over trains
NA, SWR 8-3A-61 No cars for shipping cannon to Louisiana
NP, GN 8-3-61 The Railroad Question in Texas
NP, RD 8-3-61 New Richmond & York River RR Superintendent
NP, RD 8-3A-61 Richmond & Danville RR rules
NP, WJ 8-3-61 Treachery on the Manassas Gap RR
NA, QMR 8-5-61 Cannot give Virginia Central RR their desired advance notice
NP, CW 8-5-61 Deep River NC coal and iron
NP, MT 8-5-61 Macon & Brunswick RR schedule
NP, MT 8-5A-61 South Western RR schedule
NP, MT 8-5B-61 Charleston & Savannah RR schedule
NP, MT 8-5C-61 Central (of Georgia) RR schedule
NP, NODC 8-5-61 Injury on Pontchartrain RR
NP, NODC 8-5A-61 RR iron arriving in New Orleans from up river
NP, RD 8-5-61 Connecting roads in Richmond
NP, RW 8-5-61 New Richmond & York River RR Superintendent
NP, RW 8-5A-61 Connecting roads in Richmond
OR Series 1, Vol. 51, Part 2, Page 215 Maj. Ashe has already been appointed RR coordinator between Richmond and Manassas
NA, QMR 8-6-61 Shipping salt meat
NA, QMR 8-6A-61 Pushing freight east
LVA, RF&P 8-7-61 Richmond, Fredericksburg & Potomac RR will not construct the connection to the Richmond & Petersburg RR
NA, QMR 8-7-61 Reason troops arrived without notice
NA, SWR 8-7-61 Complaint over RR rates
NA, SWR 8-7A-61 Request for passport
NP, HT 8-7-61 Opening of the Texas & New Orleans RR
NP, SW 8-7-61 Manassas Gap RR spy hanged
NA, QM 8-8-61 Flats needed to transport guns
NA, QMR 8-8-61 Rice shipment from Wilmington
NA, QMR 8-8A-61 Virginia & Tennessee RR issue with Ashe
NP, CSP 8-8-61 Heavy traffic on the Louisville & Nashville RR
B14, D 8-9-61 Hauling cars from Leesburg to Piedmont
MISC, AL&H 8-9-61 Alexander, Loudoun & Hampshire RR rolling stock being hauled south
NA, M&T 8-9-61 Charges against Superintendent, Mississippi & Tennessee RR
NA, QMR 8-9-61 Troop carrying capacity of Virginia Central RR
NP, CJ 8-9-61 Status of Memphis, Clarksville & Louisville RR Tennessee River bridge
NP, EC 8-9-61 Southern of Mississippi RR schedule
B1, QM 8-10-61 Assistance for Mr. Sharp
LOC, SW 8-10-61 Transportation rates
NA, QMR 8-10-61 Transportation of wounded and prisoners on Virginia Central RR
NA, RR 8-10-61 Shipping cannon from Portsmouth to Charleston
NP, MA 8-10-61 New Superintendent for the Memphis & Ohio RR
NP, MT 8-10-61 South Western RR supports families
NP, RE 8-10-61 Connecting Richmond roads
NP, WJ 8-10-61 Coal transportation
OR Series 4, Vol. 1, Page 538 Transportation rates
NP, SB 8-11-61 Traffic on the Western & Atlantic RR
NP, MT 8-12-61 2 accidents in Macon
NP, MT 8-12A-61 South Western RR annual report
NP, RD 8-12-61 Schedule change
NP, RD 8-12A-61 Virginia & Tennessee RR annual meeting
NP, RD 8-12B-61 Virginia & Tennessee RR accident
UG, V&T 8-12-61 Virginia & Tennessee RR will not transport our cavalry horses
NA, QM 8-13-61 Payment to Sharp for expenses
NA, QM 8-13A-61 Transportation for sick and wounded soldiers
NA, QM 8-13B-61 Reallocation of locomotives
NA, QMR 8-13-61 Will use the forms
NA, SWT 8-13-61 Need flats to ship guns to New Orleans
NP, CDP 8-13-61 Houston Tap & Brazoria RR schedule change
NP, CDP 8-13A-61 Eating place established at a Houston Tap & Brazoria RR station
NP, RD 8-13-61 Virginia Central RR derailment
NA, QMR 8-14-61 Report of Rail Road Convention
NP, RD 8-14-61 Railroad accident
NP, RSTD 8-14-61 Petition for new railroad
NP, RSTD 8-14A-61 Need for a new railroad
NP, RSTD 8-14B-61 The correct name for Manassas Gap RR
NP, WJ 8-14-61 Stage connection
NA, P 8-15-61 Railroad wood for the troops
NA, QM 8-15-61 Transportation for sick and wounded soldiers
NA, QMR 8-15-61 Charging for passengers without proper orders
NP, AP 8-15-61 South Western RR dividend
NP, MT 8-15-61 Conductor acquitted
NP, RD 8-15-61 Petersburg connection completed
NP, YE 8-15-61 Blue Ridge RR accident
NA, QM 8-16-61 Travel reimbursement
NA, QMR 8-16-61 Reports shipping east from Nashville
NP, CJ 8-16-61 Memphis, Clarksville & Louisville RR schedule change
NP, CM 8-16-61 Description of Tredegar Iron Works
NP, MT 8-16-61 Accident on Muscogee RR
NP, RD 8-16-61 Contraband on the Louisville & Nashville RR
NP, RD 8-16A-61 Virginia Central RR accident
NP, RD 8-16B-61 Telegraph line along the Virginia Central RR
NA, QMR 8-17-61 Virginia Central RR on sending cars to Fredericksburg
NP, MA 8-17-61 Mississippi & Tennessee RR schedule change
NP, RD 8-17-61 Need to transport 10,000 cords of wood into Richmond
NP, WJ 8-17-61 Help the wounded at the station
GA, W&A 8-18-61 Through cars from the Western & Atlantic RR
NA, MG 8-18-61 Locomotive reassignments
NA, QMR 8-19-61 Troops using fire wood
NP, FO 8-19-61 Virginia & Tennessee RR accident
NP, RD 8-19-61 Seized cars and locomotives
NP, RD 8-19A-61 Room for salt on the Virginia & Tennessee RR
NA, M&C 8-20-61 Mail procedures
NA, QMR 8-20-61 Need for warehouse at Hanover Junction
NP, GN 8-20-61 Railroad charges in Texas
NP, GN 8-20A-61 Mail stoppage on the Texas & New Orleans RR
NP, GN 8-20B-61 Railroad charges in Texas
NP, RD 8-20-61 Additional locomotives
NP, RD 8-20A-61 Supplying salt
NP, RD 8-20B-61 Accident on the Muscogee RR
NP, RD 8-20C-61 Virginia & Tennessee RR oath to Confederacy
NP, SFU 8-20-61 2 deaths in Macon
NP, SFU 8-20A-61 Muscogee RR accident
NP, SS 8-20-61 Virginia Central RR schedule at Staunton
B10, D 8-21-61 Engines from Martinsburg arrive in Winchester
MISC, RRB 8-21-61 We are bringing away locomotives and cars from Martinsburg
NA, M&O 8-21-61 Mobile & Ohio RR iron for Fort Gaines
NA, QMR 8-21-61 Sharp asks for instructions for disposing of RR iron and wire
NA, QMR 8-21A-61 Free movement of sick soldiers
NP, HT 8-21-61 Status of Houston Tap & Brazoria RR
NP, NODC 8-21-61 Vicksburg, Shreveport & Texas RR annual meeting
NP, RD 8-21-61 Amount of freight received at Lynchburg
NP, RSTD 8-21-61 Completing the Western RR
NP, RSTD 8-21A-61 Virginia Central RR accident
AOC, 8-22-61 Act to refund duty overpayment
B11, D 8-22-61 Engines on the Pike
NA, QMR 8-22-61 Stopping loss of fuel
NA, RRB 8-22-61 QM Department special business trip
NP, CSP 8-22-61 Spartanburg & Union RR annual meeting
NP, MAP 8-22-61 East Tennessee & Virginia RR accident
NA, QMR 8-23-61 East Tennessee & Virginia RR poorly equipped
NA, RRB 8-23-61 Sims's Fuel Requisition
NP, RD 8-23-61 Value of the Norfolk railroads
NP, RD 8-23A-61 Accidents in southwestern Virginia
NP, WJ 8-23-61 Completing the Western RR
OR Series 1, Vol. 51, Part 2, Page 248 Disposition of Baltimore & Ohio RR iron and telegraph wire
NA, QMR 8-24-61 Free passes for volunteers
NA, QMR 8-24A-61 Shipping from Nashville
NP, MA 8-24-61 Retaining Yankees in the South
NA, RRB 8-25-61 Hauling locomotives
OR Series 1, Vol. 51, Part 2, Page 255 Assign Supt. Fremont to defense of Wilmington
NA, QM 8-26-61 Sharp send the wire to Staunton
NA, QMR 8-26-61 Sharp asks where to send wire
NA, RRB 8-26-61 Friend asks Ashe for a job
NP, FO 8-26-61 Completing the Western RR
NP, FO 8-26A-61 Western RR wants 300 laborers immediately
NP, RD 8-26-61 Equipment from Martinsburg
NA, QMR 8-27-61 Money requested for Sharp
NA, ET 8-28-61 Disposition of Texas iron
NA, Mem&O 8-28-61 Memphis & Ohio RR superintendent's defense
NA, QMR 8-28-61 Instructions wanted regarding forms
NA, QMR 8-28A-61 Passes for servants
NA, QMR 8-28B-61 Fremont's bill as QM Agent
NP, DH 8-28-61 Accident near Manassas
NP, FO 8-28-61 Western RR schedule
NP, FO 8-28A-61 Western RR schedule change
NP, RSTD 8-28-61 Need to complete the Western RR
NP, RSTD 8-28A-61 Bill to finish the Western RR to the coalfields
NA, QMR 8-29-61 Grains to be bought at Winchester
NA, QMR 8-29A-61 Disposition of RR iron and telegraph wire from Martisburg
NA, W&P 8-29-61 Iron for Winchester & Potomac RR
NA, W&W 8-29-61 Wilmington & Weldon RR Superintendent assigned charge of coast defenses
NP, WJ 8-29-61 Accident on the Seaboard & Roanoke RR
NP, RD 8-29-61 Removing locomotives from Martinsburg
LVA, TRED 8-30-61 Articles available
NA, QMR 8-30-61 Ashe recommends nearer route
NA, QMR 8-30A-61 Asks to appoint a Transportation Agent at Atlanta
NA, QMR 8-30B-61 Report of shipments
NA, QMR 8-30C-61 Superintendent has Yankeeish inclinations
NP, AP 8-30-61 East Tennessee & Georgia annual meeting
NA, QM 8-31-61 Trouble in Knoxville
NA, QMR 8-31-61 Engines discovered at Duffield's Depot
NP, CCT 8-31-61 Status of the Buffalo Bayou, Brazos & Colorado RR
NP, CCT 8-31A-61 Terminus of Texas & New Orleans RR
NP, RD 8-31-61 Georgia RR hospital car
NP, RD 8-31A-61 Thomas Dodamead is new superintendent
NP, WJ 8-31-61 Travel between Louisville and Nashville
TX, SP 8-31-61 Southern Pacific RR annual report to the State
UNC, RR 8-31-61 Memphis Chamber of Commerce report for the past year
September, 1861
NA, M&LR 9-1-61 Purchase of lathes from Memphis & Little Rock RR for Memphis Armory
NA, QMR 9-1-61 Running East Tennessee & Virginia RR
NA, W&P 9-1-61 Support for Mr. Sharp
TX, GH&H 9-1-61 Route of new construction in Houston
B10, D 9-2-61 A B&O RR locomotive arrived in Winchester
NCA, RRB 9-2-61 Car of ammunition for Ft. Macon
NA, QMR 9-2-61 Sharp has sent telegraph wire to Staunton
NA, QMR 9-2A-61 Virginia & Tennessee RR wants to buy 2 locomotives
NA, QMR 9-2B-61 Tredegar is acting as Tate's agent
NP, CW 9-2-61 Western North Carolina RR annual meeting
NP, FO 9-2-61 Western RR contractor requirements
NP, RD 9-2-61 Removing locomotives from Martinsville
OR Series 2, Vol. 3,  Page 715 Build railroads with prisoners
TX, ET 9-2-61 Eastern Texas RR President is absent
LVA, VA 9-3-61 Virginia Board of Public Works call for railroad company information
NA, QM 9-3-61 Assistance in moving freight
NA, QM 9-3A-61 Assistance in moving freight
NA, QM 9-3B-61 Assistance in moving freight
NA, QM 9-3C-61 Assistance in moving freight
NA, QM 9-3D-61 Assistance in moving freight
NA, QM 9-3E-61 Lost goods
NA, QMR 9-3-61 Supplies sent by coupons
NP, CJ 9-3-61 Louisville & Nashville RR hand remove their own rails
NP, GCGW 9-3-61 Complete the Houston to New Orleans railroad
NA, QM 9-4-61 Assistance in moving freight
NA, QM 9-4A-61 Assistance in moving freight
NA, QM 9-4B-61 Missing shipment
NA, QMR 9-4-61 Collision on East Tennessee & Virginia RR
NA, QMR 9-4A-61 Track is cleared
NA, QMR 9-4B-61 Rolling stock needed by the East Tennessee & Virginia RR
NA, QMR 9-4C-61 RRs not carrying fuel purchased along their lines
NA, QMR 9-4D-61 Will try to get East Tennessee & Virginia RR improved
NA, SWT 9-4-61 Assistance in moving freight
NP, BC 9-4-61 Galveston, Houston & Henderson RR schedule
NP, BC 9-4A-61 Buffalo Bayou, Brazos & Colorado RR schedule
NP, EA 9-4-61 Charlotte & South Carolina RR accident
NP, MAP 9-4-61 Status of the railroads into Memphis
NP, SW 9-4-61 Union report of removal of Leesburg locomotives
NP, TSE 9-4-61 Savannah, Albany & Gulf RR schedule change
OR Series 1, Vol. 52, Part 2, Page 139 Taking over the East Tennessee & Virginia RR
B10, D 9-5-61 Militia sent to Duffields to remove machinery or engines
NA, SWT 9-5-61 Assistance in moving freight
NP, MAP 9-5-61 Traveling on the Virginia & Tennessee RR
NA, RRB 9-6-61 W. S. Ashe telegrams sent
NP, WJ 9-6-61 Wilmington & Weldon RR schedule change
NP, RD 9-6-61 Richmond, Fredericksburg & Potomac RR schedule change
OR Series 1, Vol. 51, Part 2, Page 278 Appoint the Wilmington & Weldon RR president to build Wilmington defenses
OR Series 1, Vol. 52, Part 2, Page 141 Need a telegraph line connecting the East Tennessee & Virginia RR and the Virginia & Tennessee RR
NA, QMR 9-7-61 Clerk in Wilmington
NA, VC 9-7-61 Sharp issued locomotive to Virginia Central RR
NA, VC 9-7A-61 Sharp issued locomotive to Virginia Central RR; arrangement for locomotive swap for the Richmond connector
NP, MAP 9-7-61 Accident on the Virginia & Tennessee RR
NP, RD 9-7-61 Document to ride on the Richmond, Fredericksburg & Potomac RR
MISC, SP 9-7-61 Southern Pacific RR sale
NA, AIGO 9-8-61 Guard assigned for Sharp
NA, QM 9-8-61 Protection for Sharp's work
NA, QMR 9-8-61 Sharp asks what to do with tobacco
NA, QMR 9-8A-61 Contract for carrying N. C. troops
OR Series 1, Vol. 52, Part 2, Page 142 Took over East Tennessee & Virginia RR on the 7th
NA, QM 9-9-61 Orders to Mr. Sharp
NA, QMR 9-9-61 Gorgas wants machinery from Martinsburg
NP, CW 9-9-61 Removing and re-laying Louisville & Nashville RR track
NP, RD 9-9-61 A trip by General Beauregard
NP, RD 9-9A-61 Virginia & Tennessee RR accident
NP, VC 9-9-61 Southbound traffic on the Louisville & Nashville RR
NP, WJ 9-9-61 Col. S. L. Fremont in charge of Wilmington defenses
LVA, TRED 9-9-61 T rail for the Richmond, Fredericksburg & Potomac RR
TX, H&TC 9-9-61 Houston & Texas Central RR stock payments
NA, QMR 9-10-61 Ashe, Sharp's teams and grain prices
NA, QMR 9-10A-61 Do not agree to pass wounded and sick for free
NA, QMR 9-10B-61 Winchester & Potomac RR contract
NA, QMR 9-10C-61 Regarding taking control of East Tennessee & Virginia RR
NA, T&NO 9-10-61 Moving 2 Texas regiments
NP, DB 9-10-61 Extra train to a Camp Meeting
NP, MT 9-10-61 Macon & Brunswick RR progress
NA, QMR 9-11-61 Contract agrees with Sharp's instructions
NA, QMR 9-11A-61 Has plan for paying RRs
NA, QMR 9-11B-61 Memphis & Charleston RR vouchers
NA, QMR 9-11C-61 Winchester & Potomac RR iron agreement
NP, WJ 9-11-61 Wilmington & Weldon RR schedule change
UG, O&T 9-11-61 Will the Western & Atlantic RR sell iron and a locomotive?
NA, QMR 9-12-61 Source of Sharp's tobacco
NA, QMR 9-12A-61 Bonds for Transportation
NA, QMR 9-12B-61 Shipments from Chattanooga
NA, QMR 9-12C-61 Interest on Bonds
NA, QMR 9-12D-61 Running the East Tennessee & Virginia RR
NP, CSP 9-12-61 Spartanburg & Union RR schedule change
NP, FO 9-12-61 Construction of Atlantic, Tennessee & Ohio RR bridge
NP, WJ 9-12-61 Sending prisoners from Richmond to Charleston
NA, QMR 9-13-61 Slow transportation of supplies
NA, QMR 9-13A-61 Gorgas wants Sharp to issue material
NP, AP 9-13-61 Resolutions supporting the officers of the East Tennessee & Georgia RR
NP, SN 9-13-61 Southern Pacific RR loaning rails to Vicksburg, Shreveport & Texas RR
NP, RD 9-13-61 Progress in removing locomotives to Winchester
NA, QM 9-14-61 Sale of Columbus Tap RR construction material
NA, MG 9-14-61 Switch at Manassas
NA, RRB 9-14-61 Sharp deliver equipment to Ordinance Department
NP, CCT 9-14-61 Appraising teams
NP, MAP 9-14-61 Mobile & Ohio RR accident
NP, RD 9-14-61 Removing Baltimore & Ohio RR rails
NP, WJ 9-14-61 Wilmington & Weldon RR ambulance car
OR Series 4, Vol. 1, Page 612 Connecting Florida to Georgia
NA, QMR 9-15-61 Sharp refuses to give Gorgas machinery
NA, QMR 9-16-61 Where to present bill for payment
NP, NODC 9-16-61 RR chairs arrive in New Orleans from Memphis
NP, RD 9-16-61 Removal of rails and locomotives from the Baltimore & Ohio RR
NP, RD 9-16A-61 Accident on the Mobile & Girard RR
NP, RD 9-16B-61 Militia removing Baltimore & Ohio RR engines to the South
OR Series 1, Vol. 52, Part 2, Page 149 Movement on the Louisville & Nashville RR
LVA, TRED 9-17-61 Spikes and chairs for the Winchester & Potomac RR
NA, N&D 9-17-61 Nashville & Decatur RR bill
NP, FS 9-17-61 Gulf City & Interior RR subscriptions
NP, FS 9-17A-61 Tallahassee RR and Pensacola & Georgia RR schedules
NP, MAP 9-17-61 August earnings for Memphis & Ohio RR
NP, RD 9-17-61 Death on the South Western RR
OR Series 1, Vol. 5, Page 857 Cars being used for storage
OR Series 1, Vol. 4,  Page 414 Resuming operation on the Louisville & Nashville RR in Confederate areas
LVA, TRED 9-18-61 B&O RR rails for Tredegar
LVA, TRED 9-18A-61 Exchanging rails with the Richmond & Danville RR
NA, QM 9-18-61 Cars being used for storage
NA, QM 9-18A-61 Wallace to run East Tennessee & Virginia RR
NA, QMR 9-18-61 Virginia Central RR cannot carry the flour
NP, MAP 9-18-61 Dodamead at the Memphis & Ohio RR
NP, RD 9-18-61 Assignment of locomotive
NP, RD 9-18A-61 Profit on the Western & Atlantic RR
NP, RD 9-18B-61 Accident on the Central (of Georgia) RR
NP, RD 9-18C-61 Accident on the Mississippi Central RR
NP, SB 9-18-61 Sims sent as delegate to Georgia election Convention 
NP, SW 9-18-61 Baltimore & Ohio RR rail removal
OR Series 1, Vol. 52, Part 2, Page 151 Situation on the Louisville & Nashville RR
NA, QMR 9-19-61 Tredegar wants to buy Sharp's rails
NA, QMR 9-19A-61 Cars not detained has his post
NA, SWT 9-19-61 Cars being used for storage
NA, SWT 9-19A-61 Cars being used for storage
NP, MAP 9-19-61 Memphis & Ohio RR annual meeting call
NP, SN 9-19-61 Southern Pacific RR loaning rails to Vicksburg, Shreveport & Texas RR
OR Series 1, Vol. 5, Page 858 Cars being used for storage
LVA, TRED 9-19-61 Buying scrap rails
OR Series 1, Vol. 5, Page 859 Sharp removing locomotives from Baltimore & Ohio RR
NA, MC 9-20-61 Controlling cars on the Mississippi Central RR
NA, SWR 9-20-61 Detention of cars
NA, SWR 9-20A-61 Detention of cars at Manassas
NP, CJ 9-20-61 Death on the Mobile & Ohio RR
NP, MT 9-20-61 Death on the Central (of Georgia) RR
NP, MT 9-20A-61 Drive wheels made for a locomotive
NP, RD 9-20-61 Plan to build locomotives in Charleston
OR Series 1, Vol. 5, Page 867 Cars being used for storage
OR Series 1, Vol. 5, Page 868 Cars being used for storage
UG, W&A 9-20-61 Application for Superintendent, Western & Atlantic RR
OR Series 1, Vol. 5, Page 871 Cars being used for storage
NA, QMR 9-21-61 Troops desired by 8 pm
NA, QMR 9-21A-61 Need an agent in the ticket office
UG, W&A 9-21-61 Application for Superintendent, Western & Atlantic RR
OR Series 1, Vol. 5, Page 872 Cars being used for storage
NA, QMR 9-22-61 Trouble in transportation to Manassas
OR Series 4, Vol. 1, Page 616 Request for mechanics from the Army
NA, M&O 9-23-61 Who can issue vouchers?
NP, RD 9-23-61 Locomotive General Johnston
NP, RD 9-23A-61 Editorial on the duty of the railroads
NP, RD 9-23B-61 Speculator's bacon held in Raleigh
OR Series 1, Vol. 5, Page 875 Cars being used for storage
TX, SA&MG 9-23-61 Engineer's report on the San Antonio & Mexican Gulf RR
UG, B&F 9-23-61 Naval attack headed for Brunswick & Florida RR
NA, QMR 9-24-61 Virginia & Tennessee RR not energetic in troop movement
NA, QMR 9-24A-61 Transportation on East Tennessee & Virginia RR
NP, GTN 9-24-61 Galveston, Houston & Henderson RR schedule
NP, RD 9-24-61 Clothing stolen in transit
NP, RD 9-24A-61 Shipping sugar and salt to Richmond
NP, RD 9-24B-61 Free transportation on railroads
NP, RD 9-24C-61 Louisville & Nashville RR collision
NP, SFU 9-24-61 Construction on Milledgeville RR
OR Series 4, Vol. 1, Page 617 Rolling stock for East Tennessee & Virginia RR
LVA, TRED 9-25-61 Supplies for the Alabama & Mississippi Rivers RR
NA, QM 9-25-61 Rolling stock for East Tennessee & Virginia RR
NA, QM 9-25A-61 Rolling stock for East Tennessee & Virginia RR
NA, QMR 9-25-61 Requests proposal and form be given to Ashe for Convention
NA, QMR 9-25A-61 Rolling stock ordered for East Tennessee & Virginia RR
NA, QMR 9-25B-61 Returning cars on the Virginia Central RR
NA, QMR 9-25C-61 Gov. Brown has sent no cars or engines to the East Tennessee RRs
NA, SC 9-25-61 South Carolina RR ordnance work
UG, SA&G 9-25-61 Savannah, Albany & Gulf RR train to remove iron
UG, SA&G 9-25A-61 Do you want 1,000 tons of un-laid rail removed?
MISC, SP 9-26-61 Sale of the Southern Pacific RR
NA, RR 9-26-61 Defensive plan for Eastern Texas RR and Texas & New Orleans RR
NP, MAP 9-26-61 Work on Indianola RR
NP, RD 9-26-61 Passage over the Richmond connector
NP, WV 9-26-61 Accident on the Winchester & Potomac RR
UG, B&F 9-26-61 Brunswick & Florida RR asks Gov. Brown to take over the road at once
UG, B&F 9-26A-61 Forwarding the resolutions to turn over the Brunswick & Florida RR to the State of Georgia
LVA, RF&P 9-27-61 Richmond, Fredericksburg & Potomac RR buys T rail and 2 locomotives and builds depot at Junction
NA, QMR 9-27-61 Extend the Virginia Central RR
NA, QMR 9-27A-61 Increase in rates on passenger trains
NP, RD 9-27-61 Accident in Atlanta
OR Series 1, Vol. 51, Part 2, Page 317 Orange & Alexandria RR deficient in cars
UG, W&A 9-27-61 East Tennessee & Georgia RR requests locomotives from Western & Atlantic RR
OR Series 1, Vol. 51, Part 2, Page 322 Thanks for Superintendent Fremont's assistance
LVA, TRED 9-28-61 Selling T rails and buying scrap
NP, CS 9-28-61 Florida, Atlantic & Gulf Coast RR schedule
NP, CS 9-28A-61 Florida RR schedule
NP, RD 9-28-61 Winter clothing at the depots
NP, RD 9-28A-61 Connections of the roads in Nashville completed
NP, RD 9-28B-61 Accident on the Orange & Alexandria RR
UG, B&F 9-28-61 Brunswick & Florida RR turned over to Gov. Brown
LVA, TRED 9-30-61 Collecting scrap iron
OR Series 4, Vol. 1, Page 634 Rolling stock for East Tennessee & Virginia RR
NA, M&O 9-30-61 Constructing Fort Morgan tram road
NA, QM 9-30-61 Rolling stock for East Tennessee & Virginia RR
NA, QMR 9-30-61 Care of wounded in transit
NA, QMR 9-30A-61 Recommendation for Wooldridge
NA, RR 9-30-61 Purchase from Petersburg Locomotive Works
NA, RRB 9-30-61 Teamster services
NA, RRB 9-30A-61 Hay removing locomotives from Leesburg
NA, SC 9-30-61 South Carolina RR shops constructing coast defense equipment
NP, CW 9-30-61 Seizure of Louisville & Nashville RR rolling stock
NP, SMN 9-30-61 Atlantic & Gulf RR contract call
NP, VC 9-30-61 Ambulance car donated
UG, B&F 9-30-61 Brunswick & Florida RR condition

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