Alexander Hamilton Stephens letter

Alexander Hamilton Stephens letter

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Stephens, Alexander Hamilton, 1812-1883
Title: Alexander Hamilton Stephens letter
Dates: 1875 April 7
Quantity: 0.1 Linear feet (1 portfolio)
Abstract:The collection consists of a letter from Alexander H. Stephens from Liberty Hall, Crawfordsville, Ga., in which he describes the loss of his papers during the war.
Coll. Number: ms2146

Biographical/Historical Note

Alexander Hamilton Stephens (1812-1883), lawyer, politician, vice president of the Confederate States of America, and Georgia Governor, born in Wilkes County, Georgia.

For more information, see the article "Alexander Stephens (1812-1883)" in the New Georgia Encyclopedia and his congressional biography.


Index Terms

Correspondence.
Lost articles--Georgia.
Stephens, Alexander Hamilton, 1812-1883 -- Correspondence
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Destruction and pillage.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Alexander Hamilton Stephens letter. MS 2146. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Related Material

Related materials available in the following collections of this repository: Alexander Hamilton Stephens letters, genealogy and biography, 1841-1882; Alexander H. Stephens papers, 1844-1882; Alexander Hamilton Stephens papers, 1831-1843; Alexander Stephens photograph; Letter to R.H. Norris, 1863 August 22; Letters to J. Glancy Jones, 1968, 1971-1972; Carte de visite and envelope;


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
Portfolio
1Letter, 1875 April 7