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: 1.0 folder (1 letter)
Coll. Number: ms2146

Biographical/Historical Note

Alexander Hamilton Stephens (1812-1883) was a lawyer, politician, vice president of the Confederate States of America, and Georgia governor.

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

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of one letter: dated Liberty Hall, Crawfordsville, Georgia, April 7, 1875, "My dear sir," signed "Alexander Stephens," regarding the loss of Stephens' papers during the war.

Index Terms

Lost articles--Georgia.
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Destruction and pillage.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

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

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

1Letter, 1875 April 7