O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe) Poe Report, 1861 May 12

Descriptive Summary

Title
O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe) Poe Report, 1861 May 12
Creator
Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe), 1832-1895
Extent
1 item
Subjects
Ohio River Valley-- Description and travel.
United States-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865-- Sources.
United States.-- Army.-- Corps of Topographical Engineers-- History-- 19th century.
United States.-- Army.-- Corps of Topographical Engineers-- History-- Sources.
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Repository
The Filson Historical Society

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
Union soldier. Report of a reconnaissance undertaken by Lieutenant Poe of the Topographical Engineers from 2-12 May, describing Ohio River towns from Portsmouth, Ohio, to Parkersburg, W. Va., including the Ky. town of Greenupsburg. This report was prepared for General George B. McClellan of the Dept. of the Ohio