|Creator:||United Confederate Veterans.|
|Title:||United Confederate Veterans collection|
|Quantity:||0.2 Linear feet (1 half box)|
|Abstract:||The collection consists of records relating to the United Confederate Veterans from 1891-1906. Contains mostly correspondence among the officers of the organization concerning procedures, policies, reunions, and officers. Includes letters of John B. Gordon, Stephen D. Lee (General commanding), William F. Mickle (Adjutant General and Chief of Staff), Thomas H. Edgar (Adjutant to Mickle), M.R. Turner, Olive Steele, George W. Gordon, H.W. Graber, A.W. Hutton, and Phillip H. Fall.|
The United Confederate Veterans was organized in 1889. John B. Gordon, soldier and politician, born in Upson County, Georgia was elected the first Commander-in-chief and served until his death in 1904.
Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.
United Confederate Veterans collection. MS 23. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.