John Porter Fort Civil War narrative

John Porter Fort Civil War narrative

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Fort, John Porter, 1841-1917
Title: John Porter Fort Civil War narrative
Dates: after 1897
Quantity: 1.0 v.
Coll. Number: ms2095

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of a photocopy and typescript copy of John Porter Fort's personal reminiscences of fighting as a Confederate soldier in the Civil War, from 1861-1865. Porter wrote the narrative in 1897, and Tomlinson Fort, Jr. wrote a preface to the narrative in 1978.


Index Terms

Reminiscences.
Typescripts.
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Personal narratives.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

John Porter Fort Civil War narrative, ms 2095, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.