|Creator:||Davis, H. H.|
|Title:||H.H. Davis letter to his parents|
|Dates:||1863 August 20|
|Quantity:||0.1 Linear feet (1 portfolio)|
|Abstract:||The collection consists of a letter dated August 20, 1863, from H.H. Davis with the 20th Georgia Infantry Regiment to his parents in Cherokee County, Georgia. The letter was written while on the Rapidan River in Virginia and discusses activity among the Confederate and Union troops near the river.|
H.H Davis was a Confederate soldier with Company F of the 20th Georgia Infantry Regiment. He wrote home mid-1863 while the Confederates were still in Virginia. His family remained waiting in Georgia for his return.
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.
H.H. Davis letter to his parents, MS 2400. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.