Civil War - Official Records of Union and Confederate Navies record example

Civil War - Official Records of Union and Confederate Navies

Records: 55,209 · Complete: 93%

The records include Union and Confederate reports of naval operations; related correspondence, orders and other records; and excerpts from journals of naval officers. They also include statistical data of ships; muster rolls of Confederate Government vessels; letters of marque and reprisal; Confederate Departmental investigations; Navy Department correspondence with agents abroad; and proclamations and appointments of President Davis; State Department correspondence with diplomatic agents, etc.

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Source Information

"Official Records of the Union and Confederate Navies, 1861-1865" database with images Fold3 (https://www.fold3.com//title/914/civil-war-official-records-of-union-and-confederate-navies: accessed April 20, 2021)

Publication Title
Civil War - Official Records of Union and Confederate Navies
Total Records
55,209 · Complete: 93%
Content Source
The National Archives logoThe National Archives
Publication Number
M275
Record Group
45
Published on Fold3
25 Apr 2014
Last Updated
22 Apr 2015
Description
NARA M275. The Official Records of the Union and Confederate Navies, 1861-1865, was compiled and published by the Department of the Navy, 1894-1922.