Lucius J. Gartrell papers

Lucius J. Gartrell papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Gartrell, Lucius J., (Lucius Jeremiah), 1821-1891
Title: Lucius J. Gartrell papers
Dates: 1848-1866
Quantity: 0.03 Linear feet (1 folder; housed with minor collections MS 1537 to MS 1542)
Coll. Number: ms1538(m)

Biographical/Historical Note

Lucius J. Gartrell, Confederate Colonel with the 7th Georgia Infantry Regiment.

For more information, see his congressional biography.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of papers of Lucius J. Gartrell from 1848-1866. Includes his license to practice law (1848), commission to the U.S. House of Representatives (1859), letters regarding Gartrell's arrest signed by members of the 7th Georgia Infantry Regiment who support his reinstatement, a letter from W.L. Hubbard regarding the election of officers in the 7th Regiment, and a letter from G.W. Custis Lee accepting Gartrell's resignation.

Index Terms

Confederate States of America. Army. Georgia Infantry Regiment, 7th.
Georgia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865.

General Notes

Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Lucius J. Gartrell papers, MS 1538. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing