|Creator:||Wheeler, Joseph, 1836-1906|
|Title:||Joseph Wheeler letter to William Joseph Hardee|
|Dates:||1864 November 22|
|Quantity:||0.1 Linear feet (1 portfolio)|
|Abstract:||The collection consists of a letter from Major General Joseph Wheeler, dated Griswoldville, Georgia, November 22, 1864 to Lt. General William Joseph Hardee. The letter discusses Wheeler's proposed troop movement toward the Oconee bridge due to Union occupation of all roads to Milledgeville, Georgia.|
Joseph Wheeler was born in 1836 and died in 1906. He was a Confederate Major General. In July of 1863, he commanded all cavalry for the Army of the Mississippi.
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.
Joseph Wheeler letter to William Joseph Hardee. MS 2243. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.