E.C. Clanton letters to Bell Clanton

E.C. Clanton letters to Bell Clanton

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Clanton, E. C.
Title: E.C. Clanton letters to Bell Clanton
Dates: 1863-1864
Quantity: 0.04 Linear feet (1 folder; housed with minor collectoins MS 1642 in MS 1646)
Coll. Number: ms1643(m)

Biographical/Historical Note

E.C. Clanton was a member of the 6th Mississippi Regiment. He was killed on the way home.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of two letters written by E.C. Clanton from near Clanton, Mississippi, to his wife Bell. They discuss his coming home possibly in February.


Arranged in chronological order.

Index Terms

Clanton, Bell -- Correspondence
Clanton, E. C. -- Correspondence
Confederate States of America. Army. Mississippi Infantry Regiment, 6th.
Soldiers--Confederate States of America--Correspondence.
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

E.C. Clanton letters to Bell Clanton. MS 1643. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Conditions Governing Use note

No photocopying.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Letters, 1863-1864