The War of the Rebellion: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union And Confederate Armies. Series 1, Volume 45, In Two Parts. Part 1, Reports, Correspondence, etc. [Washington: Government Printing Office, 1896], page: 947
Correspondence from James G. Brown (scout) to General James B. Steedman
One of these mentions Murray County (Murray County, Georgia), and mentions Spring Place.
The following source mentions James G. Brown, the North Georgia scout, as a native of Murray County, Georgia, and it mentions his 1st Georgia State Troops Volunteers (U.S.):
A Separate Civil War: Communities in Conflict in the Mountain South
Jonathan Dean Sarris
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