Soldier letter to Hattie

Soldier letter to Hattie

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Paddock, Byron D.
Title: Soldier letter to Hattie
Dates: 1864 July 7
Quantity: 1.0 folder (1 letter)
Coll. Number: ms2409

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of one letter: dated Ruff's Station, Georgia, July 7, 1864, "My Dear Hattie," signed "Byron," regarding military life and location of Byron's unit. The soldier writing the letter is possible Byron D. Paddock of Coldwater, Michigan.


Index Terms

Correspondence
Georgia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865.
United States. Army. -- Military life
United States. Army. Michigan Artillery Regiment, 1st (1861-1865). Battery F.

General Notes

This collection has been digitized and is available online as part of America's Turning Point: Documenting the Civil War Experience in Georgia.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Soldier letter to Hattie, ms 2409. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
Folder
1Letter, 1864 July 7 View online.