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Catalog Number HRHS-147
Collection 10th Virginia Cavalry Valley Rangers Collection
Object Name Photograph
Scope & Content BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE:
The 10th Virginia Volunteer Cavalry Regiment was a cavalry regiment and was organized in May, 1862 in Virginia for service in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War. It fought mostly with the Army of Northern Virginia, General Chambliss Bridgade, General William H. F. Lee's Division, General Jeb Stuart's Corps. Many of the men were from Richmond, and the counties of Albermarle, Rockingham and Henrico.
After fighting in the Seven Days Battles, it saw action at Antietam, Fredericksburg, Brandy Station, Upperville, Gettysburg, Bristoe and Mine Run. The regiment was involved in The Wilderness Campaign, the defense of Richmond and Petersburg, and the Appomattox Courthouse operations.

SCOPE AND CONTENT:
This photograph shows the Valley Rangers at a reunion in 1907.

COLLECTION INVENTORY:
Copy of a photograph of the Valley Rangers, Co. H, 10th Virginia Cavalry, taken in 1907 at the Lacey Springs horse show
Detailed list of members with biographical information
Title 10th Virginia Cavalry Valley Rangers Collection