|Creator:||Lane, James Henry, 1833-1907|
|Title:||James H. Lane letter to Charles Edgeworth Jones|
|Dates:||1898 October 26|
|Quantity:||0.05 Linear feet (1 folder; housed with minor collections MS 1462 to MS 1469)|
James Henry Lane (1833-1907), a Virginian by birth and education, received his commission as brigadier general in the Army of Northern Virginia in 1862. After the war he taught at several institutions, most particularly the Alabama Polytechnic Institute from 1882-1907.
The collection consists of one letter, written by James H. Lane, dated 26 October 1898 and addressed to Charles Edgeworth Jones. In it, Lane discusses the Battle of Chancellorsville in which he was a participant and the role of Stonewall Jackson.
Lane, James H. letter, 1898. MS 1468. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.