Letter to John Reid

Letter to John Reid

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Thomas, Jesse
Title: Letter to John Reid
Dates: 1863 December 2
Quantity: 0.1 Linear feet (1 portfolio)
Abstract:The collection consists of a letter from Jesse Thomas, dated Marietta, Georgia, December 3, 1863, to John Reid. Thomas mentions Bragg's resignation, Hardee taking command, that Longstreet took Knoxville with Burnside's forces as prisoners, and troop movements in Tennessee.
Coll. Number: ms2037

Index Terms

Bragg, Braxton, 1817-1876
Burnside, Ambrose Everett, 1824-1881
Hardee, William Joseph, 1815-1873
Longstreet, James, 1821-1904
Reid, John, fl. 1863
Tennessee--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.

Portions of this collection have been digitized and are available online as part of America's Turning Point: Documenting the Civil War Experience in Georgia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Jesse Thomas, letter to John Reid. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

1Letter, 1863 December 2 View online.