T.H. Patterson letter to Miss Meily

T.H. Patterson letter to Miss Meily

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Patterson, T. H.
Title: T.H. Patterson letter to Miss Meily
Dates: 1865 October 22
Quantity: 0.1 Linear feet (1 portfolio)
Abstract:The collection consists of a letter from T.H. Patterson, dated Macon, Georgia, Camp of the 187th Ohio Infantry Regiment, October 22, 1865, to Miss Meily. Patterson mentions the possibility of the regiment being reassigned, prices he paid for food, people he knows in Ohio, and the relationship between he and Meily.
Coll. Number: ms2157b

Biographical/Historical Note

T.H. Patterson was a Union soldier with the 187th Ohio Infantry Regiment in late 1865. He fought for the Union army. The 187th Ohio Infantry Regiment was only active for a year, mustered in March 1865 and let go in January 1866. It helped occupy Tennessee and Nasvhille during late 1865.


Index Terms

Bibb County (Ga.)
Macon (Ga.)
Reconstruction--Georgia.
Soldiers--Ohio.
United States. Army. Ohio Infantry Regiment, 187th.

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.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

T.H. Patterson letter to Miss Meily. MS 2157. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
Portfolio
1Letter, 1865 October 22