From the Richmond Dispatch, 8/14/1862
Arriving. – A number of
prisoners, heretofore confined at Salisbury, N. C., and Lynchburg, arrived here
yesterday. This necessitated the removal to Libby’s building from Belle Isle
of all the citizen prisoners and deserters. Among the officers daily expected
from Salisbury are Colonels Corcoran, of the 69th New York, and
Wilcox, 1st Michigan, taken at Manassas.
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